VOLNEY – Watch a 3.40 minute video on the history of the Bristol HIll Church and its involvement in the Underground Railroad on Channel 9 http://www.localsyr.com/hidden -history
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Pastors Jim and Andrew Hinman tell the story of the oldest church in Volney with display and artifacts.
Former pastor Jim Hinman said, “We have documented records from the time that African and European Americans built this church. Bristol Hill is now listed on New York’s Underground Railroad Heritage Trail, as well as New York State’s and National Register of Historic Places and the National Park Service’s Underground Railroad Network to Freedom.”