Academy New Providence Presbyterian Church and Cemetery

NE of Surgoinsville off U.S. 11, Surgoinsville, Tennessee


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 1, 1978
Reference number
NR name
New Providence Presbyterian Church, Academy, and Cemetery
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Cemetery; Church school; Church related residence
Current functions
Religious structure; Cemetery; Church related residence
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Significant years
1785; 1893; 1901
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 3


18th Century (4,659)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1785 (86)
Built during 1780s (697)
Church (5,748)
Gothic (1,440)
Hawkins County, Tennessee (29)
Limestone (8,195)
Place of worship (6,115)
Private owner (54,403)
Surgoinsville, Tennessee (4)
Tennessee (2,912)
Victorian (19,703)