Church Of Assumption Of St. Mary's - Vernon, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 50° 16.371 W 119° 15.985
11U E 338501 N 5571425
Quick Description: This Ukrainian Orthodox church was built in 1947 and has been declared a Heritage Property by the City of Vernon.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 9/12/2014 1:11:00 PM
Waymark Code: WMMFDG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
This is a beautiful Eastern Orthodox Church, having no less than five onion domes atop the church itself and even a dome on a small maintenance building to the rear of the church. Each dome is topped with an orthodox cross. The large dome, eight sided, has arched windows on all sides while the rest of the building has many arched windows as well as four rose windows.

Apparently, the church holds bi-monthly services and sunday school instead of weekly services, as well as performing baptisms, weddings and funerals.


Type of Orthodox Church: Eastern

Type of Building: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of building construction: 1/1/1947

4100 - 27 Street
Vernon, BC Canada
V1T 6M8

Relevant Website: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Associated Icons, Reliefs, art, etc.: Not listed

Diocese: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

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