Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church

Mother Bethel A.M.E. Church (HM1JNR)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19147 Philadelphia County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 56.59', W 75° 9.119'

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Founded on ground purchased by Richard Allen in 1791, this congregation is the mother church of the African Methodist denomination. The present structure, erected in 1889, replaces three earlier churches on this site.
Year Placed2010
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, March 19th, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487015 N 4421460
Decimal Degrees39.94316667, -75.15198333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.59', W 75° 9.119'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 35.4" N, 75° 9' 7.14" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 543 Lombard St, Philadelphia PA 19147, US
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