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Magothy Methodist Church

 
 
Magothy Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, 2002
1. Magothy Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. One of the first Methodist societies in Anne Arundel County. Log church originally erected on tract acquired in 1764, now the cemetery. Bishop Francis Asbury preached here August 27, 1777. Church built on present site in 1859 was destroyed by fire in 1886. Rebuilt as it now stands, 1887.
 
Erected 1977 by Magothy United Methodist Church, Historical Annapolis, Inc., Maryland Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Francis Asbury, Traveling Methodist Preacher marker series.
 
Location. 39° 7.417′ N, 76° 31.546′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, Maryland, in Anne Arundel County. Marker is on Mountain Road (Maryland Route 177) 0.2 miles west of Magothy Bridge Road (Maryland Route 607), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3703 Mountain Road, Pasadena MD 21122, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. So We Will Not Forget (approx. 1.1 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 2.6 miles away); Veterans of Foreign Wars (approx. 2.9 miles away); Freetown (approx. 2.9 miles away); Earleigh Heights Store
Magothy Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 29, 2002
2. Magothy Methodist Church
Cemetary across the street, referenced on the marker.
(approx. 3 miles away); Marley Neck School (approx. 3.4 miles away); Bill Burton Fishing Pier (approx. 3.4 miles away); Tobacco Barn (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pasadena.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.
 
Magothy Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 30, 2002
3. Magothy Methodist Church
Existing church building erected in 1887, referenced on marker.
 
 
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