Zion Baptist Church Building (Walton, Ky.)

Item

Title

Zion Baptist Church Building (Walton, Ky.)

Description

The church, one of two extant African-American congregations in the county, was founded in 1872. (The First Baptist Church of Burlington is the other.) The congregation developed from a group of local residents who held prayer services in the home of one of the members. A combination church and school building was erected in 1884, which was replaced by the present building in 1922.
Denomination: Baptist

Years duration

1872- Current

Identifier

Boone Co. GIS ID: 35
Kentucky Historic Resources Inventory designation: BE 1248

Full address

35 Church Street, Walton, KY 41094

Political division

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Latitude

38.86646275

Longitude

-84.6088989

Target coordinates

707451.190 m
4304675.175 m

Bibliographic citation

Historic Structures of Boone County, page 93

Source

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Zion Baptist Church Building

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