(Formerly Westwood Methodist Episcopal Church)Founded in 1873 at Westwood Farm, home of Julius H. Pyles. The cornerstone was laid on October 30, 1879 and the church constructed by the congregation. Enoch Pratt, Baltimore City philanthropist, attended the dedication. The pupit was handmade from a cherry tree taken from the property. Early ministers traveled from Bladensburg on horseback.
|Placed By||Prince George's County Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 11:51pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 341396 N 4289168|
|Decimal Degrees||38.73696667, -76.82481667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 44.218', W 76° 49.489'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 44' 13.08" N, 76° 49' 29.34" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||301, 240|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 11151 Crain Hwy, Cheltenham MD 20623, US|
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