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Mount Bethel Primitive Baptist Church

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Mid-19th century. Northwest side of Hampshire County 5, immediately south of the intersection with Hampshire County 5/4 (Three Churches Hollow Rd.)

Built on the site of a c. 1792 log church that served both Baptists and Presbyterians, this rectangular frame building with a single entrance in its gable end stretches four bays in length. The cemetery dates from the late eighteenth century and contains a number of early sandstone markers.

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S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Mount Bethel Primitive Baptist Church", [, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-HM6.

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