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Occoquan in Prince William County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Methodist Church

 
 
Methodist Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin White, September 6, 2007
1. Methodist Church Marker
Inscription. This brick, lancet-windowed church, built ca. 1925 is Occoquan’s second Methodist church. The first wood-frame church, located on Commerce St. behind the present structure, burned in the 1916 town fire. Besides its original tenants, other church congregations have used the building. It is currently Occoquan’s Town Hall.
 
Erected by Town of Occoquan.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Virginia, Historic Occoquan marker series.
 
Location. 38° 41.078′ N, 77° 15.67′ W. Marker is in Occoquan, Virginia, in Prince William County. Marker is on Mill Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Occoquan VA 22125, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mill Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Commerce Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rockledge (about 300 feet away); Odd Fellows Hall (about 300 feet away); Old Hammill Hotel (about 400 feet away); Ellicott’s Mill (about 400 feet away); Occoquan (about 500 feet away); Historic Occoquan - Center for the Processing of Grain (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Occoquan.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyChurches, Etc.Notable Buildings
 
Methodist Church / Town Hall with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin White, September 6, 2007
2. Methodist Church / Town Hall with Marker
On the boulder to the right, there is a Virginia Historic Landmark plaque (see picture 3).
Virginia Historic Landmark Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Kevin White, September 6, 2007
3. Virginia Historic Landmark Plaque
Occoquan Historic District has been registered as a Virginia Historic Landmark pursuant to the authority vested in the Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Act of 1966.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,119 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 9, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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