FIRST - Portland's OLDEST church building on its ORIGINAL site: Calvary Presbyterian Church; Also known as Old Church, Portland, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 45° 30.904 W 122° 41.143
10T E 524547 N 5040218
Quick Description: Calvary Presbyterian Church (1882); Also known as Old Church is located at 1422 SW 11th Ave., Portland. Portland's OLDEST church building on its ORIGINAL site.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 8/7/2006 7:53:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMKDT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 88

Long Description:


Calvary Presbyterian Church (1882); Also known as Old Church is located at 1422 SW 11th Ave., Portland. Architect, builder, or engineer: Warren H. Williams and W.F. Lewis. Architectural Style: Carpenter Gothic.

This is the oldest of Portland's churches on its original site. Note the window arches, window work, and distinctive bell tower. The church has the original stained glass created by the famed Irvington’s Povey Brothers.

Instructions for logging waymark: A photograph is required that shows you (or your GPS receiver, if you are waymarking solo) and The Old Church.

FIRST - Classification Variable: Place or Location

Date of FIRST: 01/01/1882

More Information - Web URL: Not listed

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