Providence United Methodist Church

Providence United Methodist Church (HMX2F)

Location: Georgetown, DE 19947 Sussex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 38.054', W 75° 23.239'

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In 1865 the Maryland Conference of the Methodist Protestant Church established a "mission" or charge circuit in Sussex County. At the time local members of that faith were meeting nearby in Rogers School. Services were held in the schoolhouse until 1886, when the present church was built on land that had been provided by Harrison Rogers. The church lot was formally transferred to the trustees by Charles H. Elliott in 1924.
Following the closure of Rogers School in 1932,the congregation acquired the vacant building for use as a Community Hall. Constructed in 1904 to replace the earlier structure where the congregation had once met, the building was moved to its present location in 1933.
HM NumberHMX2F
Marker NumberSC - 130
Year Placed2004
Placed ByThe Delaware Public Archives
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 1:17pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 466289 N 4276259
Decimal Degrees38.63423333, -75.38731667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.054', W 75° 23.239'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 3.24" N, 75° 23' 14.34" W
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Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 24969 Shortly Rd, Georgetown DE 19947, US
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