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Near Churchville in Harford County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Calvary United Methodist Church

 
 
Calvary United Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten, June 23, 2007
1. Calvary United Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. Established in 1821 by Richard Webster and in continuous use, the Calvary United Methodist Church is a rare example of an early Methodist Meeting House. It is constructed of stone from a local quarry and retains its original floor plan, including a slave gallery accessed by a separate entrance, and such features as pews, hardware and later gas light fixtures.
 
Erected by Maryland Historical Trust & Maryland State Highway Administration.
 
Location. 39° 31.638′ N, 76° 15.784′ W. Marker is near Churchville, Maryland, in Harford County. Marker is on Calvary Road (Maryland Route 136) 0.3 miles north of James Run Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1321 Calvary Road, Churchville MD 21028, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Churchville Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Churchville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Medical Hall (approx. 2.3 miles away); Church of the Holy Trinity (approx. 2.5 miles away); Tudor Hall (approx. 2.6 miles away); State Of Maryland
Calvary Church and Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By William Pfingsten
2. Calvary Church and Cemetery
(approx. 2.6 miles away); Colony Of Maryland (approx. 2.7 miles away); "O! say can you see..." (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Churchville.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,337 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on July 1, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. Photos:   1. submitted on July 1, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on June 23, 2007, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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