Moorefield School – Moorefield AR

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Description

The old Moorefield (Independence County), AR, school building, which now houses the Rehobeth Baptist Church; the original Rehobeth Baptist Church of Moorefield, established in the 1820s, is believed to have been the first church in Independence County.

Source notes

Contributor note: I was born and raised in Independence County, AR, and locals informed me that the old school was built with New Deal funding.

National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form, 1992: (http://www.arkansaspreservation.com/National-Register-Listings/PDF/IN0562.nr.pdf), accessed November 2020.

Project originally submitted by Kenneth Rorie on November 20, 2019.

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Location Info


1201 Northview Drive
Moorefield (Batesville), Arkansas 72956

Coordinates: 35.4557327, -94.3464179

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