Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Mt Pleasant Church

Marker ID: SCHM 5-2
Location: about 1 mile W of Ehrhardt on Road 25
County: Bamberg
Coordinates: N 33° 05.524    W 081° 02.389
  33.092067    -81.039817
Style: Free Standing **


In 1835, St. Bartholomew Lutheran Church moved here from about I mile S. and changed its name to Mt. Pleasant. It is generally accepted that this congregation was organized c.1750 and that John George Bamberg preached there shortly after 1798. In 1873, th