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Catholic Church - Hammond, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11
N 44° 27.063 W 075° 41.596
18T E 444840 N 4922205
Quick Description: Marker recounting the history of the now-demolished Catholic Church in Hammond.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/12/2019 4:13:40 AM
Waymark Code: WM1075R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
Marker located on the north side of Rte 37 in Hammond. The ruins of the old church are very close by.

The marker text reads:

CATHOLIC CHURCH

1903 Land donated by Mrs.
Katherine Donald for church.
1906 St Peter's dedicated by
Rt. Rev Bishop Gabriels
Rev Father Crowley, Pastor

The original church at this location served the Parish from 1905 until 1965, when it was deconsecrated, abandioned and eventually torn down. The current church is still active in a new(er) building in the town.
Marker Name: Catholic Church

Marker Type: Roadside

Agency: R.T. Elethorp Historical Society

City/Town/Village Name: Hammond

County: St. Lawrence

Region: Thousand Islands - Seaway (Region 4)

Website: [Web Link]

Dedication Date: Not Listed

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