Christ Episcopal Church - Belvidere, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Nature Noggins
N 42° 15.171 W 078° 03.748
17T E 742324 N 4682029
Quick Description: A historic church in Belvidere, NY
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 2/28/2008 6:34:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM3909
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 6

Long Description:
The Christ Church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 1854 The first Episcopal service was held in Belvidere. By 1859 enough interest was sparked to organize a church in the area. In August of that same year enough funds were raised to build the church. By November 1959 the cornerstone was laid.

By September 29, 1860 the church was completed and consecrated by Bishop DeLacy and the first service was held. The total cost of the construction of the church was less than $2000.

This small church is rich in history and although it does not hold regular services, it has never been officially closed. Christ Church is still listed as a Mission in Union with the Rochester Diocese.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 09/29/1860

Age of Church building determined by?: Church website

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

Street address of Church:
corner Church Rd & CR 20
Belmont, NY USA

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

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

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