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Laurel in Prince George's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Old Stone Methodist Church

 
 
The Old Stone Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 6, 2007
1. The Old Stone Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Laurel's first formal house of worship. Built 1842.

Methodism was founded in Laurel March 11, 1840. Remains of the church and adjoining cemetery were demolished in the 1950's. It's successor was built at 424 Main Street in 1884.
 
Erected 1999 by First United Methodist Church.
 
Location. 39° 6.512′ N, 76° 51.533′ W. Marker is in Laurel, Maryland, in Prince George's County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Hill Road and 9th Street, on the left when traveling west on Park Hill Road. Click for map. Marker is about 250 feet west of the intersection along Park Hill Road. Marker is in this post office area: Laurel MD 20707, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Methodism in Laurel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Water From the Dam Powered the Cotton Mill (about 600 feet away); Laurel Cotton Mill and Dam (about 600 feet away); Laurel Factory: (about 600 feet away); Laurel Factory: A Mill Town (about 600 feet away); Laurel Harnessed the River to Power the Cotton Mill (about 700 feet
Site of the Old Stone Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, December 6, 2007
2. Site of the Old Stone Methodist Church
away); a different marker also named Laurel Harnessed the River to Power the Cotton Mill (about 800 feet away); Casula Point (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Laurel.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,064 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on , by A. Taylor of Laurel, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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