Cherry Run Camp Meeting Grounds

Cherry Run Camp Meeting Grounds

Cherry Run Methodist Camp Meeting -- scene is of people with tabernacle in the background. The Cherry Run Camp Meeting which had been founded by the Methodist Church in 1868.

Photo taken about 1900 or right before time of automobiles.

The camp is located about 2 miles south of Route 68 between Sligo and Rimersburg in Clarion County and continues to the present time holding its annual encampment starting the last Saturday of July each year. My wife and Imanage the book store during its annual sessions.

Submitted by Clayton D. Harriger, retired United Methodist pastor

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