Harmony Church

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Harmony Church
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Harmony Church is located in Delaware
Harmony Church
Harmony Church is located in the US
Harmony Church
Location Delaware Route 24, east of Road 313, Millsboro, Delaware
Coordinates 38°36′21″N 75°13′8″W / 38.60583°N 75.21889°W / 38.60583; -75.21889Coordinates: 38°36′21″N 75°13′8″W / 38.60583°N 75.21889°W / 38.60583; -75.21889
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1891
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival
MPS Nanticoke Indian Community TR
NRHP reference # 79003308[1]
Added to NRHP April 26, 1979

Harmony Church is a historic Methodist Episcopal church located at Millsboro, Sussex County, Delaware. It was built in 1891, and is a one-story, wood frame building covered with asbestos siding and in the Late Gothic Revival style. It has a two-story wing and sits on a rock-faced, concrete block foundation. It features a two-story crenellated tower. The congregation was organized in 1818.[2] The Indian Mission Church was formed from Harmony Church after the hiring of an African American minister.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ unknown (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Harmony Church".
  3. ^ unknown (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Indian Mission Church".