The Methodist Cemetery

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Methodist Cemetery
The Methodist Cemetery is located in District of Columbia
The Methodist Cemetery
Location Murdock Mill Rd. between River Rd. and 42nd St., Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°56′56.78″N 77°5′3.75″W / 38.9491056°N 77.0843750°W / 38.9491056; -77.0843750Coordinates: 38°56′56.78″N 77°5′3.75″W / 38.9491056°N 77.0843750°W / 38.9491056; -77.0843750
Area less than one acre
Built 1808
Governing body Private
MPS Tenleytown in Washington, D.C.: 1770-1941, MPS
NRHP Reference # 08000839[1]
Added to NRHP September 5, 2008

The Methodist Cemetery is an historic cemetery, located at Murdock Mill Road, between River Road, and 42nd Street, Northwest, Washington, D.C., in the Tenleytown neighborhood.

It is located behind the Eldbrooke United Methodist Church, also on the National Register of Historic Places.

History[edit]

It was established in 1855, behind Mount Zion Methodist, renamed Eldbrooke United Methodist Church, and now The City Church.[2]

It was listed in DC Inventory of Historic Sites in 2008. It has been on the NRHP since September 5, 2008.

References[edit]

External links[edit]