Details for First Baptist Church (Atlas Number 5335001601)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5335001601

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Marker Number 1601
Atlas Number 5335001601
Marker Title First Baptist Church
Index Entry First Baptist Church
Address Lightfoot and Market St.
City Loraine
County Mitchell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 338974
UTM Northing 3586341
Subject Codes Baptist denomination; eccesiastical buildings; churches
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Lightfoot and Market Streets, Loraine.
Marker Size 14" x 24"
Marker Text Organized in 1892 before town lots sold. Services held in schoolhouse for 14 years. First church built 1907; present building 1947. Materials from original site preserved, used for rafters and ceiling beams. Inner brick walls built from old Colorado City Salt Works boiler building. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1967.