Historic Markers Across Tennessee



Big Spring Church



Marker ID: THC 1D 10
Location: U.S. 25E, Claiborne County, 8 miles southeast of Tazewell
County: Claiborne
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

This Baptist Church is one of the oldest church buildings in Tennessee. Drew Harrell hewed the logs and assisted the Rev. Tidence Lane to erect the building in the winter of 1795-96. Lane is buried near Whitesburg, TN.