1922 - Wesley United Methodist Church - Connellsville, Pennsylvania
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34
N 40° 00.834 W 079° 35.322
17T E 620446 N 4430254
Quick Description: This Cornerstone was put here at the last construction of the First Methodist Episcopal Church in 1922. The church has survived three fires since that point and is still standing.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2014 5:49:37 PM
Waymark Code: WMKJV1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
The Church, the First Methodist Episcopal Church was founded in 1789 and had several locations until this one was chosen and was built in the 1920's.

The church has had three fires since construction. They occurred in 1960, 1995, and 2004. The one in 1995 was the most destructive to the point that services had to be observed in another section of the church for 20 months until the restoration was completed,
Year of construction: 1922

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Full inscription:
FIRST METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH 1789 1922


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