Alfred Parish Church Congregational - Alfred, Maine
Posted by: BruceS
N 43° 28.606 W 070° 42.978
19T E 361192 N 4815191
Quick Description: Historic church on the square in Alfred,Maine.
Location: Maine, United States
Date Posted: 7/12/2012 8:24:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMEW71
The Alfred Parish Church was built in 1834 with the stained glass windows, bell tower and clock added in 1889. The church was built on the site of the original North Parish Meeting House which had been built in 1784. The bell in the tower was cast in 1832 by Revere in Boston. The adjacent cemetery has many of the community's early leaders and several graves of Revolutionary War veterans.
The church continues to serve its active congregation and now a United Church of Christ.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1834
Age of Church building determined by?: Historical Society
If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Congregational (United Church of Christ)
If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Sunday
Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: 9:30 AM
Street address of Church:
12 Kennebunk Road
Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]
Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]
If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed
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