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Trinity Episcopal Church 1894 - Florence, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 48.151 W 087° 40.733
16S E 437901 N 3851353
Quick Description: This marker for the Trinity Episcopal Church is located next to the church on N. Pine Street at E Tuscaloosa St, Florence, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 7/8/2013 10:01:39 AM
Waymark Code: WMHG91
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
Views: 0

Long Description:


Trinity Episcopal Church 1894


Episcopal services in Florence began in 1824. Rev. Thomas Armstrong Cook organized Trinity Episcopal Church in 1836. The original building, on the northwest corner of College and Cedar Streets, was consecrated Feb. 23, 1845, by Bishop Nicholas Hamner Cobbs. It burned in 1893, and this building was constructed in 1894, using the tower bell from the old church. Services have been held here since Easter Day, 1895. Building Consecrated by Bishop Richard Hooker Wilmer June 12, 1898. Parish Hall added in 1929. Education building and Mullen Hall erected 1967.

Erected by Florence Historical Board Florence, Alabama.
Marker Name: Trinity Episcopal Church 1894

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
This is an active church. Their web site is: http://www.trinityflorence.org/


Date Dedicated / Placed: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

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