Site of Methodist Episcopal Church South

Site of Methodist Episcopal Church South (HM23IP)

Location: Plant City, FL 33563 Hillsborough County
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Country: United States of America
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N 28° 0.814', W 82° 7.637'

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Plant City's first church building was erected here by the Methodist congregation established at Ichepucksassa in 1850 by Rev. Samuel Knight. The congregation relocated from Shiloh to the new Town of Plant City where a church was erected under the supervision of Rev. T.J. Phillips. It was dedicated in December 1885 by W.H. Potter, D.D. of Macon, Georgia. The membership totaled 70.
HM NumberHM23IP
Year Placed1985
Placed ByThe First United Methodist Church, Rev. W. Ernest Dorrell, Pastor; Rev. R.C. Joyner, Parish Minister
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Date Added Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at 1:03pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17J E 389172 N 6900782
Decimal Degrees28.01356667, -82.12728333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 28° 0.814', W 82° 7.637'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds28° 0' 48.8400" N, 82° 7' 38.2200" W
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Area Code(s)813
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 611 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Plant City FL 33563, US
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