“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Pensacola in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)

First Methodist Church

First Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 10, 2014
1. First Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Established as a mission by the Mississippi Methodist Conference December 7, 1821. Rev. Alexander Talley, first pastor. The first, second, and third church buildings located NE corner of Tarragona and Intendencia Streets. Fourth church building occupied 1884, located corner Garden and Palafox, where the U.S. Court House now stands. The fifth and present home of the First Methodist Church at 6 E Wright Street, cornerstone laid October 14, 1908. First service October 30, 1910. Youth Building cornerstone laid 1950.
Location. 30° 25.02′ N, 87° 12.932′ W. Marker is in Pensacola, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker is on East Wright Street 0.1 miles west of North Guillemard Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 East Wright Street, Pensacola FL 32501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christ Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rough Riders (about 600 feet away); Battle of Pensacola (about 700 feet away); Chase Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort George (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Jewish House of Worship in Florida
First Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 10, 2014
2. First Methodist Church
(approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Michaelís Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Our Confederate Dead (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pensacola.
Also see . . .
1. Pensapedia Wiki entry. (Submitted on March 12, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. First United Methodist Church of Pensacola - History. (Submitted on March 17, 2014.)
Categories. Churches, Etc.
<i>First Methodist Church, Pensacola, Fla.</i> image. Click for full size.
circa 1925
3. First Methodist Church, Pensacola, Fla.
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on . • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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