St Paul Catholic Church-St. Paul Oregon
Posted by: TheBeanTeam
N 45° 12.701 W 122° 58.684
10T E 501722 N 5006466
Quick Description: The site of the first Catholic Church in Oregon. The current structure was built in 1846 and is listed on the National Historic Record.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 7/9/2007 3:12:45 PM
Waymark Code: WM1TWR
This church is on the first Catholic Church site in Oregon. The cornerstone for the structure was placed on May 24, 1846. The church was dedicated by Archbishop Francis Norbert Blanchet
on November 1, 1846. The brick building was built to replace a log structure, built in 1836 that had been destroyed by fire.
Type of Church: Church
Status of Building: Actively in use for worship
Date of building construction: 05/24/1846
Dominant Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Archdiocese: Archdiocese of Portland
Diocese: Archdiocese of Portland
20217 Christie St. NE,
Mail P.O. Box 454, St. Paul, OR 97137
Saint Paul, , Oregon USA
Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]
Date of organization: Not listed
Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed
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