First Baptist Church (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
Shiloh Baptist Church
|Location||506 E. 8th St., Chattanooga, Tennessee|
|Area||0.7 acres (0.28 ha)|
|Architectural style||Gothic Revival|
|NRHP reference #||79002442|
|Added to NRHP||January 19, 1979|
First Baptist Church East 8th Street, historically named Shiloh Baptist Church, is a historic church at 506 E. 8th Street in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The congregation was organized in 1866 as Shiloh Baptist Church by a group of men who had served as soldiers in the Union Army during the Civil War. Initially they worshiped in a blacksmith shop; subsequently they met for worship in members' homes.
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