Kath. Pfarrkirche St. Franziskus - Gelsenkirchen, Germany
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N 51┬░ 31.583 E 007┬░ 06.267
32U E 368506 N 5710066
Quick Description: This church is a monument since 8/23/1993
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 1/18/2015 9:47:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMN8A4
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
This Roman Catholic church was built in the years 1903 to 1904. The architect was M. J. Scherer from Gelsenkirchen. He designed this house of God in the New Gothic style.
The laying of the foundation stone took place on 6/7/1903, and the consecration was made by the bishop of Paderborn, Dr. Wilhelm Schneider, on 10/10/1904.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 6/7/1903

Age of Church building determined by?: Church website

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Roman Catholic

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Saturday

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: 6:00 PM

Street address of Church:
Franziskusstra├če 18
Gelsenkirchen, Germany


Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

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