Details for Columbus Church of Christ (Atlas Number 5089000979)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5089000979


Marker Number 979
Atlas Number 5089000979
Marker Title Columbus Church of Christ
Index Entry Columbus Church of Christ
Address 815 Milam
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 737882
UTM Northing 3289141
Subject Codes Church of Christ denomination; eccesiastical buildings; Episcopal denomination; churches
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 815 Milam, Columbus
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built as St. John's Church, by pioneer local Episcopal parish, organized in 1850s. After holding services in courthouse and other structures for years, the parish erected this building, which was consecrated on April 3, 1879. Columbus Church of Christ has been active since 1887, holding services in courthouse or other sites for years, purchasing this property Aug. 1943. This building has been in continuous use for worship since March 6, 1874 Recorded Texas Historic Landmark -1973