Rehoboth Church

Rehoboth Church (HM1496)

Location: Union, WV 24983 Monroe County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 35.334', W 80° 30.48'

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Oldest extant Protestant church west of the Alleghenies. Erected 1786 on land donated by Edward Keenan. Bishop Francis Asbury preached here in July 1788, held three Methodist conferences in 1790's, and performed the first Methodist ordination west of the Alleghenies. Named a Methodist shrine in 1960 an listed on the National Register in 1974,
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HM NumberHM1496
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Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 4:23pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 543436 N 4160317
Decimal Degrees37.58890000, -80.50800000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 35.334', W 80° 30.48'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 35' 20.04" N, 80° 30' 28.80" W
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Area Code(s)304
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 186 Co Rd 3/8, Union WV 24983, US
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