Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Old Brick Church

Marker ID: SCHM 20-2
Location: SC 213, 1.5 miles from its intersection with SC 215 near Jenkinsville
County: Fairfield
Coordinates: N 34° 19.177    W 081° 15.649
  34.31961666    -81.26081666
Style: Free Standing **


On May 9,1803, the Associate Reformed Synod of the Carolinas was organized here at Ebenezer A.R.P. Church, built in 1788 by a congregation dating from colonial days. The rock wall was added in 1852. Damaged by Union troops in 1865, the church was repaired and remained in active use until 1920.

Erected by Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce - 1962