Details for Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Atlas Number 5171010132)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5171010132

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Marker Number 10132
Atlas Number 5171010132
Marker Title Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church
Index Entry Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church
Address 424 W. Main St.
City Fredericksburg
County Gillespie
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 511580
UTM Northing 3349651
Subject Codes Lutheran denomination; churches; German immigrants/immigration
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1852 by congregation, hewing wood by hand; quarrying native limestone; Swiss missionary pastor serving as night foreman at lime kiln. Texas Hill Country's oldest Lutheran church. Still is enclosed in original walls. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964