Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church - Kamloops, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 50° 41.076 W 120° 21.101
10U E 687075 N 5618098
Quick Description: This is one of two Ukrainian churches in Kamloops, this one being Catholic, the other Orthodox.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 9/14/2014 2:45:35 PM
Waymark Code: WMMFV9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Both Ukrainian Churches are in North Kamloops, on the North side of the Thompson River, across from the old, original part of the city. While the Orthodox church is fairly new, having been built in 1994, this one predates it by 41 years, having been built in 1953. At least we assume that it was built in that year, as the plaque/cornerstone is in cyrillic, which we don't read.

This is a rather austere stuccoed wood frame church with only a pair of onion domes, each with an orthodox cross atop, as is the norm for Ukrainian churches, even Catholic ones. In the front yard of the church is a large wooden cross with a plaque in remembrance of the The Holy Mission, on the Jubilee year, 2000.

Ukrainian Catholic

Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of building construction: 1/1/1953

Dominant Architectural Style: Eastern Orthodox

Diocese: Diocese of Kamloops

109 Tranquille Road
Kamloops, BC Canada
V2B 1B7

Date of organization: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

Archdiocese: Not listed

Relvant Web Site: Not listed

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