Wetumpka Methodist Church

Wetumpka Methodist Church (HM1C68)

Location: Wetumpka, AL 36092 Elmore County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 32.431', W 86° 12.686'

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Organized 1837

Completed in 1854, this building was the third Methodist Church building erected in Wetumpka and served both black and white congregations. Transitional exterior and interior architecture features elegant simplicity of Greek revival styles. Interior plaster work is outstanding. Original nave provided space for 500 persons. Renovation in 1910 included more space for choir loft, installation of pipe organ, stained glass windows and pews to follow curve of chancel rail. In 1954 chandeliers were added and basement remodeled for Sunday School rooms. Chancel area enlarged again in 1972. Listed in National Register of Historic Landmarks 1972.
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HM NumberHM1C68
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Year Placed1974
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 8:17am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 574045 N 3600624
Decimal Degrees32.54051667, -86.21143333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 32.431', W 86° 12.686'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 32' 25.86" N, 86° 12' 41.16" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 302 W Tuskeena St, Wetumpka AL 36092, US
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