Cranbrook United Church - Cranbrook, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 30.710 W 115° 45.878
11U E 589427 N 5485089
Quick Description: On the corner of Baker Street and 12th Avenue, this United Church is on the eastern edge of downtown Cranbrook.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 1/5/2015 8:43:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMN6QX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
Views: 2

Long Description:
Erected in 1929 of brick and stone, this is possibly the grandest church in Cranbrook. Certainly we've not seen a larger one in town.

With a steeply pitched roof and a large bell tower on the transept to the west of the sanctuary, this is, architecturally, a "busy" building, with annexes and attachments on all sides. No boxy cube, this church. The tall brick chimneys are nice touch.

On the west wall at the northwest corner of the building is the cornerstone, apprising us that it was laid in 1929.

As yet (January, 2015) their website is still under construction.


Reformed or Congregational Denomination: United Church of Canada

Associated Website: [Web Link]

Status: Active House of Worship

2 - 12th Avenue South
Cranbrook, BC Canada
V1C 2R7

Date of Construction or Event Occurrence: 1/1/1929

Architect: Not listed

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