Saint Sebastian - Kingwood, West Virginia
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member outdoorboy34
N 39° 28.229 W 079° 40.569
17S E 613874 N 4369825
Quick Description: The Saint Sebastian Parish is located at 322 East Main Street (WV 7) in the City of Kingwood, Preston County, West Virginia
Location: West Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 9/2/2014 5:46:54 PM
Waymark Code: WMMD28
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 1

Long Description:
Saint Sebastian is the larger of the county's three catholic bodies. The clergy of the Preston County Catholic Parish also have pastoral duties at Hopemont State Hospital outside of Terra Alta, the county home in Kingwood, as well as boot camp in rural Preston County.

The parish has a census of 190, including 45 in religious education. Additionally, the parish was established in 1914. and has suppressed two parishes including Saint Joseph in Howesville along with Saint Philomena in Rowlesburg, both on May 26, 1996.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 1/1/1914

Diocese: Wheeling-Charleston

Address/Location:
322 East Main Street
WV State Route 7
Kingwood, WV USA
26537


Date of building construction: Not listed

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

Relvant Web Site: Not listed

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