Epworth Hall - Perry, New York
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie
N 42° 41.881 W 078° 01.294
17T E 743961 N 4731583
Quick Description: Welcome to Epworth Hall in Perry, New York!
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 1/27/2008 11:28:40 AM
Waymark Code: WM31Y6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
Views: 13

Long Description:
"Epworth Hall was built near the shores of Silver Lake in 1892. It is three stories tall and is 50' by 100' in size with a grand two story auditorium that seats about 1000 people. This building was listed in the Historic Registers in 2000 and is currently undergoing major repair and restoration.

It is of open wood beam and frame construction and represents a unique architecture that is well preserved. Sunday worship is conducted there during the months of July and August. It is also the venue for musical and culture programs on Thursday evenings during the summer months."

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The architect of Epworth Hall was Otis Dyer, who also was the key architect in the construction of the First Methodist Episcopal Church in Perry, New York (also listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places (see waymark code: WM31R9 (visit link)
Street address:
Perry Avenue
Perry, NY USA

County / Borough / Parish: Wyoming

Year listed: 2000

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949

Historic function: Religion, Social

Current function: Religion, Social

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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