Historic Markers Across Georgia

Dow's Pulpit

Marker ID: DAR 
Location: On GA Highway 11, between County Line Rd and County Line Trail.
County: Jasper
Coordinates: N 33° 27.340    W 083° 45.183
  33.455667    -83.753050
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM60GC
Dow's Pulpit Marker
Photo by ChapterhouseInc


On this rock in 1805 Lorenzo Dow, of Connecticut, famous pioneer evangelist, preached the first gospel sermon in Jasper County according to well founded tradition.

´Upon the great journey of life, eternity is the country to which all are traveling´
-Dow´s ´Road to Peace´

Placed by
Sergeant Jasper Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution of Monticello, Georgia, 1938.