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Central United Methodist Church - Photos

Central United Methodist Church as seen from Grand Circus Park in 2023. The architect, Gordon W. Lloyd, designed the church in the Gothic Revival style and it was built in 1867.

The annex designed by the firm of Smith, Hinchman & Grylls in the Tudor Revival style with Gothic elements incorporated in the design was built in 1915.

There is a clock in the tower that has a seven foot diameter dial.

Old and new - Central United Spire in front of the new Huntington Tower

The church's spire with the Fillmore Detroit as a backdrop

Central United on Nov 18, 2023