Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church - Hiltons, VA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 40.592 W 082° 23.270
17S E 375991 N 4059886
Quick Description: A classic white clapboard country church
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 10/24/2009 6:31:55 AM
Waymark Code: WM7GND
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 4

Long Description:
Mt Vernon UMC was built in 1906 in the Maces Springs area of Hiltons, VA on land donated by Rufus Bays. The white clapboard country church was constructed from trees dragged out of the local Clinch Mountain.

Several members of The Carter Family, an early country music group, are buried here. A remix of Johnny Cash's 1996 "Unchained" spiritual was recorded inside the church.

Address is 4977 A.P. Carter Highway, Hiltons, Virginia 24258
Active church?: Yes

Year Built: 1906

Service times:
10AM Worship 11AM Sunday School 6PM Storytelling

Website: [Web Link]

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