Historic Markers Across South Carolina

Ebenezer Lutheran Church

Marker ID: SCHM 40-9
Location: Corner of Richland and Sumter Streets, Columbia, SC
County: Richland
Coordinates: N 34° 00.693    W 081° 02.135
  34.01155    -81.03558333
Style: Free Standing **


First Lutheran congregation in Columbia. Church dedicated in this square in 1830 was burned by Union troops in 1865. It was rebuilt 1870, partly through aid of northern Lutherans,
and used for Sunday School after present church was completed in 1931.