Apostelkirche Gelsenkirchen-Buer - Gelsenkirchen, Germany
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N 51° 34.573 E 007° 03.044
32U E 364927 N 5715705
Quick Description: This is the oldest Lutheran church in Gelsenkirchen-Buer
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 1/27/2015 8:41:20 AM
Waymark Code: WMN9V9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
Apostelkirche Gelsenkirchen-Buer is a monument since 2/4/1987. It is the oldest Lutheran church in this part of the town.
It was built 1892 - 1893 by the architects Flügge and Nordmann and the Baumeister Hertel.
There are 350 seats, and the church was renovated in 2011.
1997 coal miners of the colliery Hugo gave the title "Church of Solidarity" to the Apostelkirche. They had occupied the church for 40 days in protest about the factory closure.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 5/9/1893

Age of Church building determined by?: Church website

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

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: From: 3:00 PM To: 5:00 PM

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

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: 10:00 AM

Street address of Church:
Horster Straße 35
Gelsenkirchen, Germany

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

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

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