Methodist Parsonage

Methodist Parsonage (HMQPU)

Location: Tangier, VA 23440 Accomack County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 49.741', W 75° 59.56'

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The Methodist Parsonage, the home of the resident Reverend and his family, was erected in 1887. It is the only house on the island with a basement and the first to have an indoor bathroom.

It was the first house to have chain link fence, starting a trend to replace wooden picket fencing with the modern fencing chosen by the then preacher. The current trend is a return to the more traditional picket fence.

At the far end of Parsonage Lane is the Annie Parks House, also moved from Canaan in the early 1920's.
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 4:22pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 412643 N 4187308
Decimal Degrees37.82901667, -75.99266667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 49.741', W 75° 59.56'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 49' 44.46" N, 75° 59' 33.60" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4373-4397 State Rte T-1310, Tangier VA 23440, US
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