Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church

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Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church
Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church is located in North Carolina
Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church
Location NC 301 southwest of junction with NC 1171, Benson, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°24′36″N 78°30′20″W / 35.41000°N 78.50556°W / 35.41000; -78.50556Coordinates: 35°24′36″N 78°30′20″W / 35.41000°N 78.50556°W / 35.41000; -78.50556
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built c. 1834 (1834)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 90002181[1]
Added to NRHP January 25, 1991

Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church is a historic Primitive Baptist church located at Benson, Johnston County, North Carolina. It was built about 1834 or about 1866, and is a vernacular one-story rectangular, timber frame building, five bays wide and three bays deep. It rests on a brick pier foundation and has a gable roof. The building measures 36 feet wide and 48 feet long. The church was moved to its present location in the 1930s. Also on the property is a contributing church cemetery with burials dating from the late-19th century to 1940.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1991.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Linda Harris Edmisten (September 1990). "Hannah's Creek Primitive Baptist Church" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2015-01-01.