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Roxana in Madison County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Wanda Methodist Church

 
 
Wanda Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Camero, August 17, 2014
1. Wanda Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. On this site religious services have been held since 1802 - Methodist Church organized 1809 - Fort Chouteau 7/8 mile south built for protection from indians 1811 - Salem Camp meetings held 1813-1861 - Wanda carried name of Salem until 1875
 
Erected 1935.
 
Location. 38° 50.017′ N, 90° 2.344′ W. Marker is in Roxana, Illinois, in Madison County. Marker is on Wanda Road (County Route 19) 0 miles north of Wanda Road and Old Alton Edwardsville Road (County Route 19). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Wanda Church, 4813 Wanda Rd, Roxana, IL 62084, Roxana IL 62084, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Russell (approx. 4 miles away but has been reported missing); First Cemetery in the City of Edwardsville (approx. 4.4 miles away); The Journey Begins Here (approx. 4.5 miles away); Lewis and Clark Expedition (approx. 4.5 miles away); Edwardsville National Bank Clock (approx. 4.6 miles away); Edwardsville (approx. 4.6 miles away); Ninian Edwards (approx. 4.6 miles away); Site of Abraham Lincoln's Speech (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Forts, CastlesSettlements & SettlersWars, US Indian
 
Wanda Methodist Church image. Click for full size.
By Mike Camero, August 17, 2014
2. Wanda Methodist Church
Historical Marker in forground
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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