Dumbarton United Methodist Church

Dumbarton United Methodist Church (HM25EV)

Location: Washington, DC 20007
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.461', W 77° 3.758'

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One of America's Oldest Methodist Societies

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First organized in a cooper's shop in 1772. Bishop Asbury preached here. This church was built in 1849 and renovated tin 1898. It served as a Civil War Hospital in 1862. President Lincoln attended this church on March 8, 1863 to hear Bishop Simpson preach.


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Methodism's Mother Church of Washington
Founded 1772


Dumbarton influenced the establishment of these Methodist Churches:
Foundry
Mt. Zion
Eldbrooke
St. Luke's
Capitol Hill Parish
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HM NumberHM25EV
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Placed ByDumbarton United Methodist Church
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Date Added Saturday, February 10th, 2018 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 321152 N 4308554
Decimal Degrees38.90768333, -77.06263333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.461', W 77° 3.758'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 27.66" N, 77° 3' 45.48" W
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Area Code(s)202
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3133-3139 Dumbarton St NW, Washington DC 20007, US
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