First Uniterian Church - Oakland, CA
Posted by: saopaulo1
N 37° 48.307 W 122° 16.614
10S E 563654 N 4184439
Quick Description: A historic church in Oakland, CA
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2012 3:55:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMDTD7
From the plaque on site: "Designed in 1889 by Walter J. Mathews, this solid masonry Romanesque church departed radically from California's traditional Gothic wood frame construction. Noted for its world famous stained glass windows produced by Goodhue of Boston, and for arching redwood spans, the widest at that time west of the Rockies, the church remains a significant cultural and architectural landmark."
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1890
Age of Church building determined by?: Cornerstone or plaque
If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Unitarian
If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Sunday
Street address of Church:
685 14th Street
Oakland, CA USA
Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]
If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed
Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed
Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed
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