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Delmont Methodist Episcopal Church
Delmont, Cumberland County

Delmont, Maurice River Township, was called Ewing’s Neck until 1891. Its first church was a one-room wooden structure which also served as the village's first school. This building was erected in 1872. It is a fairly typical example of a post-Civil War frame meetinghouse, fitted with an entrance through the corner tower and Gothic-arch windows.




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