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The East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was built in 1908 but

The East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was built in 1908 but

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The East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was built in 1908, but moved in 1936.

When it was constructed in 1908, the church was known as Fisher Memoria M. E. Churchl. This picture was taken in 1910. In 1936, Grand Boulevard ...

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Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

View from the balcony.

The church in 2011.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

The church in 2011.

According to one business directory website, the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was taken over by the Second Unity Full Gospel Baptist Church which ...

Abandoned Detroit Church Urban ExplorationThis abandoned church in detroit dates back to 1908. Made of red paving brick with gray stone trimmings, the ...

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

It was built in 1908, and was originally called the "Aaron C. Fisher Memorial M.E. Church." It closed sometime in the year 2000. During my visit, the church ...

An article in the Detroit Free Press from November of 1928 does a pretty good retelling of the history of the church, which was then celebrating its 35th ...

In 1936, Grand Boulevard was widened. To accomdate the wider street, the parish house was picked up off its foundation and moved to face Grand boulevard.

Harvey G. Pierce (Pearce?) served as as the overseas secretary of the YMCA during World War I before coming to East Grand Boulevard Methodist, the Free ...

The move required construction of a new facade for the north side of the building.

When large parts of the church were literally picked up from the ground and re-arranaged, putting it back together resulted in two buildings fused together.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

The parish house had a large gymnasium for sporting events.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

It was not until after the turn of the century that they were able to secure the property at Gratiot & Grand Boulevard to build this brick church.

A view from a parapet shows the row of attractive houses that stand across the street and which typically line all of East Grand Boulevard:

When large parts of the church were literally picked up from the ground and re-arranaged, putting it back together resulted in two buildings fused together.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Sometime in the 1920s it seems the church changed its name to East Grand Boulevard Methodist.

But now I am thinking that the "F" comes from the fact that the church was originally named in honor of Aaron C. Fisher.

Above: A closer look at the stone over the doorway of the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church. The dates 1908 and 1936 appear on the stone, so apparently ...

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East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

A view from a parapet shows the row of attractive houses that stand across the street and which typically line all of East Grand Boulevard:

According to a link I found at findagrave.com (which quotes from The History of Detroit and Michigan by Silas Farmer), the church was named after Aaron ...

Home on Grand Boulevard

And if you look closely in this next shot, you can see the corner of the old St. Anthony's School as wel, which was demolished several years ago:

Kitchen.

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Homes on Grand Boulevard

View from the balcony.

At the time of construction, Dudley Leonard was Chairman of the Administrative Council and Arlene Welch was President of the UMW.

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The parish house had a large gymnasium for sporting events.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Grand Boulevard Calvary Methodist Church designed by WEN Hunter

Although heavily trashed I liked the feel of this place, it felt like it had held a warm community. We weren't too successful at finding other acessible ...

Classrooms in the basement.

The exterior of Michigan Central Station at night.

Young's Chapel – Methodist Episcopal Church South – Completed in 1908

John Paul Pumphrey, in a "deliberate effort for the Detroit Methodist Conference to integrate a white church."

... similar historical bar by becoming the first black pastor of an all-white church, in Ann Arbor. He got his start here at East Grand Boulevard Methodist ...

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East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

Classrooms in the basement.

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My friend Rob Yasinsac visited East Grand Boulevard Methodist in 2010, and got some better photos. Here is a historical photo of the church from the 1950s, ...

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Construction of the Present Sanctuary Building – Summer 1963

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

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Above: Photo of an abandoned church in Detroit. This is the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church on Grand Boulevard, near Gration Avenue.

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Designed by WEN Hunter this Woodward Avenue church in Detroit is the Metropolitan United Methodist Church

The parish house was was merged into the back of the church, forming a triangular courtyard in the center.

Woodward Presbyterian, architect Sidney Rose Badgley, 1908. Photographer Philip Jarmain Detroit Ruins,

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Although heavily trashed I liked the feel of this place, it felt like it had held a warm community. We weren't too successful at finding other acessible ...

Many improvements had been made to the sanctuary. The front was enlarged to enhance congregational involvement and improve conditions for special services ...

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Fire Destroyed the Church on March 13, ...

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Above: Abandoned house, on East Grand Boulevard, near Jefferson Avenue. Photo was taken June 17, 2015.

This 1915 photo shows Linn Gale Evans (right), ticket taker at the Milwaukee Depot in Mitchell. This depot was built in 1908 after the first depot burned ...

District lines were redrawn and Blue Ridge Boulevard United Methodist became part of the new Heartland Central District.

The East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was built in 1908, but moved in 1936.

When it was constructed in 1908, the church was known as Fisher Memoria M. E. Churchl. This picture was taken in 1910. In 1936, Grand Boulevard ...

View from the balcony.

The church in 2011.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

The move required construction of a new facade for the north side of the building.

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

The church in 2011.

In 1936, Grand Boulevard was widened. To accomdate the wider street, the parish house was picked up off its foundation and moved to face Grand boulevard.

According to one business directory website, the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church was taken over by the Second Unity Full Gospel Baptist Church which ...

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

When large parts of the church were literally picked up from the ground and re-arranaged, putting it back together resulted in two buildings fused together.

It was not until after the turn of the century that they were able to secure the property at Gratiot & Grand Boulevard to build this brick church.

Although heavily trashed I liked the feel of this place, it felt like it had held a warm community. We weren't too successful at finding other acessible ...

A view from a parapet shows the row of attractive houses that stand across the street and which typically line all of East Grand Boulevard:

rose_van_dyke_and_ferry_ret.23512259_std.jpg

Harvey G. Pierce (Pearce?) served as as the overseas secretary of the YMCA during World War I before coming to East Grand Boulevard Methodist, the Free ...

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church | Detroit Michigan | Detroit Urbex | Urbex Photography |

Above: A closer look at the stone over the doorway of the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church. The dates 1908 and 1936 appear on the stone, so apparently ...

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

Home on Grand Boulevard

Grand Boulevard Calvary Methodist Church designed by WEN Hunter

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Abandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist ChurchAbandoned Detroit East Grand Methodist Church

Sometime in the 1920s it seems the church changed its name to East Grand Boulevard Methodist.

My friend Rob Yasinsac visited East Grand Boulevard Methodist in 2010, and got some better photos. Here is a historical photo of the church from the 1950s, ...

At the time of construction, Dudley Leonard was Chairman of the Administrative Council and Arlene Welch was President of the UMW.

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

Although heavily trashed I liked the feel of this place, it felt like it had held a warm community. We weren't too successful at finding other acessible ...

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First Methodist Church of Jackson, Michigan was the site for the formation of Bay View

Homes on Grand Boulevard

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

Saint Paul Manor Apartments

Revolution United Methodist Church in Kansas City, Missouri. Built in 1896 as Westport United

Central Methodist Church - When Woodward was widened the church had to by made smaller and

And if you look closely in this next shot, you can see the corner of the old St. Anthony's School as wel, which was demolished several years ago:

A view from a parapet shows the row of attractive houses that stand across the street and which typically line all of East Grand Boulevard:

Abandoned East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church | Detroit Michigan | Detroit Urbex | Urbex Photography |. Go Into The Light

The exterior of Michigan Central Station at night.

East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church constructed in 1908 used to be known as Fisher Memorial. There is no information on the internet that I could find.

Construction of the Present Sanctuary Building – Summer 1963

The parish house was was merged into the back of the church, forming a triangular courtyard in the center.

Above: Photo of an abandoned church in Detroit. This is the East Grand Boulevard Methodist Church on Grand Boulevard, near Gration Avenue.

Designed by WEN Hunter this Woodward Avenue church in Detroit is the Metropolitan United Methodist Church

Woodward Presbyterian, architect Sidney Rose Badgley, 1908. Photographer Philip Jarmain Detroit Ruins,

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Although heavily trashed I liked the feel of this place, it felt like it had held a warm community. We weren't too successful at finding other acessible ...

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Above: Abandoned house, on East Grand Boulevard, near Jefferson Avenue. Photo was taken June 17, 2015.

This 1915 photo shows Linn Gale Evans (right), ticket taker at the Milwaukee Depot in Mitchell. This depot was built in 1908 after the first depot burned ...

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Stained glass window at the Westport United Methodist Church in Kansas City, Missouri.

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