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Branch Mountain United Methodist Church

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Late 19th century. Northwest side of Hampshire County 5, .3 mile south of the intersection with Hampshire County 5/4 (Three Churches Hollow Rd.)

Architecturally the most ambitious of the three churches, this frame building, now clad in artificial siding, has a spired corner tower. The rudimentary Gothic Revival details include triangular-headed windows and doors. Like its Baptist counterpart, Branch Mountain Church has an adjoining cemetery.

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S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Branch Mountain United Methodist Church", [, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-HM7.

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