Canaan Baptist Church

Address: 211 N. Main St. Covington, TN 38019 Phone: (901) 476-2489
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This 1917 church was originally organized in 1868, just after the end of the Civil War. It is the oldest African-American Missionary Baptist Church in Covington, and is still considered a cornerstone of the African-American community here. It has been listed on the National Register of historic Places for its role in shaping Tipton County’s African-American heritage.


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City: Covington, TN
Subregion: West Tennessee




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