First United Methodist Church Of Attalla

First United Methodist Church Of Attalla (HM1ELM)

Location: Attalla, AL 35954 Etowah County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 1.415', W 86° 5.268'

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In 1851 twelve Methodists meet in Newton (later Attalla) to plan a Methodist Episcopal Church. A crude log building on North Fifth Street served as the first church. In 1861 and again in 1882 the church relocated on Fifth to accommodate the growing membership. A full-time pastor was added in 1888. In 1896 Attalla was first reported at the North Alabama Methodist Annual Conference. Ground was broken for the present church home in 1903. On May 1, 1904, the congregation assembled for the first Sunday worship in the new sanctuary.
Year Placed2003
Placed ByEtowah Historical Society
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Date Added Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 3:53am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 584217 N 3765145
Decimal Degrees34.02358333, -86.08780000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 1.415', W 86° 5.268'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 1' 24.90" N, 86° 5' 16.08" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301-399 6th Ave NW, Attalla AL 35954, US
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