Highway 2743 & 63

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101 Main Street 1986 Survey Information
  • Site No.: Z-1161
  • Address: Highway 2743 & 63, Five miles northeast of Zavalla
  • Name: Concord Baptist Church
  • Town: Zavalla
  • Condition: Good
  • Description: Fairly modern building on exterior, hand-hewn beams on foundation, needs more research to determine history and significance. Concord church, community, and cemetery and several and cemeteries were moved to this site when Lake Sam Rayburn was constructed.
  • Significance:  Congregation said to have been established in 1860; relocated to this site in 1960; cemetery was dedicated about 1960; moved graves from small cemeteries that were inundated by lake.