Details for First Presbyterian Church (Atlas Number 5395010923)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5395010923


Marker Number 10923
Atlas Number 5395010923
Marker Title First Presbyterian Church
Index Entry First Presbyterian Church
Address Beech and Barton
City Calvert
County Robertson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 722240
UTM Northing 3429932
Subject Codes churches
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built at Sterling before Civil War, on land of Judge Robert Calvert, Texas legislator and descendant of Lord Baltimore (Maryland colonizer). Leaded glass in windows was imported. Other materials and labor were from Calvert's plantation. Calvert's heirs gave building to the church - then Cumberland Presbyterian. It was moved to Calvert 1868, remodeled 1877. Placed at this site in 1913. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967