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Centenostone - Bethany College - Bethany, West Virginia
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 40° 12.348 W 080° 33.582
17T E 537470 N 4450692
Quick Description: Monument constructed of stones from various places with historic connection with the formation and early years of the Disciples of Christ movement.
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 3/10/2014 7:57:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMKAQM
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member lenron
Views: 1

Long Description:

Text of plaque:


Upon the concrete base is a monument made from stones gathered from twenty-three historic places of the Disciples. The "CENTENOSTONE" is the one upon which Alexander Campbell stood when he preached the sermon after he and his thirteen churches had been excluded from the Redstone Baptist Association. Around this stone are grouped the twenty-two others identified.

The plaque then describes the source and significance of each of the other 22 stones.

Type of Display: Historical

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