Historic Markers Across Georgia

Site of Popes Chapel

Marker ID:  
Location: On Hutchins Wolfskin Rd east of Bull Bray Rd, Crawford, Ga
County: Oglethorpe
Coordinates: N 33° 50.590    W 083° 12.200
  33.84316666    -83.20333333
  The coordinates have been estimated
based on the location of the marker.
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
Site of Popes Chapel Marker
Photo by Ken Moser


Site of Popes Chapel
1799- 1860
Land owned by Burwell Pope

Established is a church by 1799 from a Methodist society in the home of Burwell Pope 1751- 1800.
3/10 Mi. SW or the home of his brother Henry a Pope
1760- 1807 .2 Mi. SW (Barrow Place)

Sponsored by, the commission own archives in history, North Georgia conference United Methodist Church.

Marker provided by Edward B Pope, Washington, Georgia
GR GR GR Grandson of Burwell

On Sunday 11- 22, 1803 Bishop Francis Asbury,
Hope Hall and Stith Mede preached here
about 1000 in congregation.

Site of Popes Chapel
Photo by Ken Moser


Marker is off to the side of the road.