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St. John's Episcopal Church

Hwy 243, Columbia, TN
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Ranked #4 of 10 Attractions in Columbia
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Columbia, Tn
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94 reviews 94 reviews
38 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The old church is quaint and takes one back to a time in our country's history when America was fresh and new. Looking at the old grave markers is very interesting. If you are a southern history lover you should relly like this old church.

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Athens, Georgia
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55 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

so beautiful as this" was supposedly said by Patrick Cleburne two days before he was killed at the Battle of Franklin. The church reminded him of his home church in Ireland and wandering through the grounds one understands his sentiment. Built as a "plantation chapel" (c.1842) by the Polk brothers for their families and slaves this simple yet beautiful structure... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I was in the area and noticed the church while driving by and had to turn around for a look. Very beautiful church with some nice information. It is location right beside a huge cemetery and itself has an old cemetery in the back.

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