Details for Lyons Methodist Church (Atlas Number 5051008642)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5051008642


Marker Number 8642
Atlas Number 5051008642
Marker Title Lyons Methodist Church
Index Entry Lyons Methodist Church
Address 13608 Pecan
City Lyons
County Burleson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 733944
UTM Northing 3364190
Subject Codes churches; Methodist (Methodist Episcopal and United Methodist) denomination
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Southern Oaks Drive and Pecan Drive (1 block W of SH 36), Lyons
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Organized at High Prairie (5 mi. NW) before 1880. The Rev. John R. Dunn was the first pastor. After the railroad came to Lyons, moved here. Erected 1887, this is the oldest church building in regular use in this area. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1968