St. Bridget Catholic Church - Schriever, LA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
N 29° 43.417 W 090° 48.017
15R E 712770 N 3290186
Quick Description: Nice large parish and fine building, located on Highway 311 in Schriever.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2009 5:15:39 PM
Waymark Code: WM78HR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 1

Long Description:
Very nice large building and parish. Entire complex has church, very fine cemetery, and a Community Life Annex. Parish established in 1911.

Brief history, taken from the diocese website, located here states:
By the early 1870s, the Catholic population of the Schriever community was large enough for a chapel of its own. Father Charles Menard and the area families built St. Bridget’s Chapel in 1876. The present church was dedicated in 1955. Adjacent to the church building is the rectory. The Community Life Annex was completed in Jan., 1983.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 01/01/1911

Date of building construction: 01/01/1955

Archdiocese: New Orleans

Diocese: Houma - Thibodaux

Address/Location:
100 Hwy. 311
Schriever, LA USA
70395


Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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