Historic Markers Across South Carolina



Good Hope Church



Marker ID: SCHM 4-5
Location: SC 81, near Iva, SC
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 18.205    W 082° 39.953
  34.30341666    -82.66588333
Style: Free Standing **
 



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Oldest Presbyterian church in continuous existence in Anderson County. Organized in 1789. First pastor, Rev. John Simpson. Congregation worshipped at three sites near Generostee Creek, three miles west of Iva. Old cemetery at third site. Sanctuary built i