1890 - First Unitarian Church - Oakland, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 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 3:57:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMDTDA
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni
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Long Description:
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."
Year of construction: 1890

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Full inscription: Not listed

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