(Cradle of Methodism in America)Erected on land deeded by Col.Philip Barratt, August, 1780. Here Thomas Coke, D.D., representative of John Wesley, preached November 14, 1784, administering the Sacrament of Holy Communion for first time by a Methodist America. With Francis Asbury planned organization of Methodist Episcopal Church calling first conference to meet at Baltimore, December 24, 1784.
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|Date Added||Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 8:12am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 460183 N 4319627|
|Decimal Degrees||39.02478333, -75.45998333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 1.487', W 75° 27.599'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 1' 29.22" N, 75° 27' 35.94" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 6486 Bay Rd, Frederica DE 19946, US|
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