Former First Church of Christ, Scientist - University City, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 39.387 W 090° 18.689
15S E 733944 N 4282083
Quick Description: Historic former Church of Christ Scientist located in University City, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 2/21/2012 7:43:34 PM
Waymark Code: WMDT7C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 4

Long Description:
This church building was built in 1924 by T.P. Barnett. Co for the First Church of Christ, Scientist, University City. Tom Barnett, noted St. Louis architect was the younger son of George I Barnett who was one of St. Louis' leading architects in in the 2nd half of the 19th century.

The cornerstone of the building was dedicated July 16, 1924 and the first services were conducted in the completed church on May 3, 1925. The building was sold in August 1958 to the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church. The building was very fitting for the church because of its domed roof. In 1981 the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church congregation moved to Town and Country further to the west. The building is vacant but is kept well maintained
Date of building: 7/16/1924

How date of building was determined: National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) listing

6900 Delmar Blvd
University City, Missouri

Status of Building: Not in use

Congregation sponsors a Christian Science Reading Room?: no

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Service time: Not Listed

Reading Room location: Not Listed

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