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  early churches of New Jersey

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original Eldora Methodist Episcopal Church
Eldora, Cape May County



The Methodist congregation in Eldora was organized in 1860 and built their first church in the same year. This is a simple meetinghouse with little adornment, and not dissimilar from a county schoolhouse or residence. It can be found across the road from the larger, more stylish church that replaced it in 1883, just off Route 550

 

 

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