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Near Leesburg in Loudoun County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church

 
 
First Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 1, 2019
1. First Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription.  
First Mt. Olive Methodist
Episcopal Church

1890
is registered as a
Virginia Historic Landmark
and placed on the
National Register of Historic Places
2005

 
Erected 2005.
 
Location. 39° 3.056′ N, 77° 36.174′ W. Marker is near Leesburg, Virginia, in Loudoun County. Marker is on Gleedsville Road (Route 650) 0.1 miles south of Stone Fox Court, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20460 Gleesville Road, Leesburg VA 20175, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Martin Buchanan, USCT (a few steps from this marker); Mt. Gap School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oatlands (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Oatlands (approx. 1.1 miles away); Carriage House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rokeby (approx. 1.6 miles away); Saving the Declaration of Independence / The War of 1812 (approx. 2.6 miles away); Sycolin Community Cemetery (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leesburg.
 
Also see . . .
First Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church Building image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 1, 2019
2. First Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church Building
The building is currently home to the Unitarian Universalist Church of Loudoun.

1. Mt. Olive Methodist Episcopal Church. Wikipedia article (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 

2. Our Historic Church. Page on the UU Church of Loudoun site sharing the history of the building. (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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