St. Ferdinand Church - Ferdinand, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23
N 38° 13.403 W 086° 51.650
16S E 512181 N 4230609
Quick Description: Large Catholic church in Ferdinand, IN
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 5/10/2013 10:37:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMH2DE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 3

Long Description:
This historic Catholic Church, St. Ferdinand Church, is located in Ferdinand, IN. The front of the church door face out to the main intersection in the town at Main St and Kundek St. (named for the Father that invited others to come to the town in 1840).

The church was founded in 1840 when the town of Ferdinand was started. Settlers came at the urging of Father Kundek, several came and some stayed to help start the town and the church.

The current church building was erected in 1848 with several renovations and improvements done through the years, yet the heart of the church built over 160 years ago still stands.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 1/1/1840

Date of building construction: 1/1/1848

Diocese: Diocese of Evansville

341 E. 10th St.
Ferdinand, IN USA

Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

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