Lake Orion Methodist Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
N 42° 47.070 W 083° 14.278
17T E 316947 N 4739313
Quick Description: On the south side of East Flint Street between South Slateer and South Anderson Streets.
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 6/4/2006 7:26:38 PM
Waymark Code: WME8G
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member "Paws"itraction
Views: 26

Long Description:
Methodist missionaries preached here in the 1820s and in 1833 a class was organized. Services were held in homes and schoolhouses, and in 1853 several denominations combined to build a union church. The cornerstone of the present building was laid in 1872, and the church was dedicated on June 14, 1873. Members donated time and materials to reduce the cost to $7,000. To escape a noisy railroad the church was moved to its present location in 1901.
Parking nearby?: yes

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Registered Site #: 212

Historical Date: Not listed

Historical Name: Not listed

Description: Not listed

website: Not listed

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