Butler Center United Methodist Church - Butler Center, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCRAZY
N 43° 10.104 W 076° 46.274
18T E 356023 N 4781038
Quick Description: This historic church is located in the small hamlet of Butler Center, New York and was built in 1835.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 5/14/2008 9:35:40 PM
Waymark Code: WM3T97
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fellsmanhiker
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Long Description:
According to a historical marker located in front of this church, it is the oldest Methodist Church in Wayne County, New York. It was built in 1835, using lumber cut from local trees at the nearby Viele Sawmill. It has been listed as one of the Historical United Methodist Churches in New York as Historic Site #402. In Feb. 2004, the Butler Historical Preservation Society added a museum inside the church to help preserve the history of this church and the surrounding area. There is also a good sized churchyard cemetery behind the church as well.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 01/01/1835

Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: United Methodist

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Sunday

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: 10:30 AM

Street address of Church:
Butler Center Road
Butler Center, NY USA

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

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