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Cambridge in Guernsey County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The First Methodist Church

 
 
The First Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 15, 2007
1. The First Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Here the first Methodist Church was organized, 1808, in the home of Thomas Sarchet, leader of the original settlers from the Island of Guersey.
 
Location. 40° 1.494′ N, 81° 35.496′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Ohio, in Guernsey County. Marker is at the intersection of Wheeling Avenue and 7th Street, on the right when traveling west on Wheeling Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 703 Wheeling Avenue, Cambridge OH 43725, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cambridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Tingle Tavern (about 300 feet away); Guernsey County Vietnam Memorial (about 400 feet away); Robert T. Secrest (about 400 feet away); Guernsey Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Settlements & Settlers
 
The Broom Building image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, May 15, 2007
2. The Broom Building
Marker is to the left of the entrance to 703 Wheeling Avenue in this Itialianate style building that once housed a college, built circa 1892.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,083 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2007, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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