GREEN POND COMMUNITY
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Our community has a rich history, going back many generations. On this page, we will share photos and stories that you submit.
The Green Pond community was formed with the Green Pond Baptist Church at its center. The church was an "arm" of Keowee Baptist Church in Pickens County. On July 9th 1804, the Green Pond Baptist Church was constituted by a Presbytery composed of the Reverends Augustine Clayton, Lewis Rector and Tyrie Glenn. Tyrie Glenn became the first pastor of Green Pond that year. The first location of the church was on the head spring of Ben's Creek. H.H. Arnold said "...at a point on the Buncombe Road, three miles west of Reidville, one mile south of Abner Creek Baptist Church, taking its name from the name of a large highland pond in the immediate vicinity." The writer notes this is the area known as Sugar Tit today, and that... Read More
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Plants & Animals
Because of our open spaces, we are fortunate to have a rich diversity of plants and animals. Click here to see some of our local examples...
History & Stories
Our community has been through many changes, and our past continues to shape our future. Click here to get to know us better!