Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Nazareth on the Beaverdam Presbyterian Church / Townville Presbyterian Church

Marker ID: SCHM 4-34
Location: Fairplay Rd., just S of its junction with Jolly Rd., 2.5 mi. W of Townville
County: Anderson
Coordinates: N 34° 32.144    W 082° 55.573
  34.53573333    -82.92621666
Style: Free Standing **


This is the first known site of Townville Presbyterian Church, founded in this area in 1803 as Nazareth on the Beaverdam Presbyterian Church. The church held its services at members´ homes until 1849, when the congregation purchased a frame buildi