Asbury Methodist Church

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

2100 Richmond Avenue

CLIENT: Asbury Methodist Church

ARCHITECT: Unknown

DATE: 1849

STYLE: Federal

Church Federal New Springville Staten Island

This simple, mid-nineteenth-century Federal-style church was named after Bishop Francis Asbury, a Methodist preacher who first came to Staten Island in 1771. The first Asbury Methodist Church, then called the North End Church, was constructed in 1802 near the site of the present building. The present building was constructed in 1850, and the earliest gravestones in the cemetery date from 1813.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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