ok Wir nutzen Cookies auf unserer Internetseite, um Ihnen einen bestmöglichen Service zu ermöglichen. Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.
Ihr Standort

Old North Church

Daten als PDF Bilder erwerben

Identifikation

Old North Church
Christ Church
119212

Karte

Struktur allgemein

Kirche
existent [fertiggestellt]

Nutzung

Kirche

Fakten

  • The Old North Church is a National Historic Landmark.
  • The steeple has been replaced twice due to storm damage. The latest was in 1957.
  • The church's first stone was laid on 15th April, 1723.
  • Bricks for the building were fabricated and fired in kilns in nearby Medford.
  • Church sexton, Robert Newman hung from the steeple two lanterns associated with Paul Revere on 18th April 1775, kick-starting the American War of Independence.
  • Brass Chandeliers in the church were a gift from Captain William Maxwell and were first lit on Christmas Day, 1724.
  • The oldest standing church in Boston, "Old North" still holds weekly services and has an active congregation.
  • The church is Georgian in style, influenced by English church architect legend Sir Christopher Wren to represent the best in 17th and 18th century English church architecture.

Brauchen Sie mehr Informationen zu dem Gebäude und den beteiligten Firmen?

Mehr Informationen

Ort

193 Salem Street
193 Salem Street
02113
Downtown
Boston
Massachusetts
U.S.A.

Technische Daten

175,00 ft
175,00 ft
1723
1745

Beteiligte Firmen

William Price

Anzeigen
Fehler gefunden?
Related Buildings