Methodist Church - Marstons Mills MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 41° 39.260 W 070° 24.675
19T E 382491 N 4612360
Quick Description: Moved from Yarmouth to it's current location in 1830
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2015 3:09:22 AM
Waymark Code: WMNQZ2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Methodist Church become popular on Cape Cod in the early 19th century. Classes were held in private homes. In 1826 the Methodist Episcopal Society was formed at Marstons Mills. In 1830 the church was moved from Yarmouth to Marstons Mills by oxen to land donated by Allan Marston and Ebenezer Scudder. The little church underwent various expansions and remodeling. In 1959 a surplus barracks for Otis Air Force Base was moved to the church.
Street address:
Main St
Barnstable, MA


County / Borough / Parish: Barnstable

Year listed: 1987

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1825-1849

Historic function: Religion

Current function: Religion

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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