First Presbyterian Church - Buffalo, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 54.096 W 078° 52.926
17T E 672904 N 4752063
Quick Description: The First Presbyterian Church in Buffalo, New York was the first organized religious body formed in what was then the western frontier of New York State. The town of Buffalo was sparsely populated when the church was organized on February 2, 1812.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 10/6/2016 9:32:38 PM
Waymark Code: WMT758
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
The First Presbyterian Church in Buffalo, New York was the first organized religious body formed in what was then the western frontier of New York State. The town of Buffalo was sparsely populated when the church was organized on February 2, 1812.

Ground breaking took place and the first services were held in the newly built chapel on September 11, 1889, then on December 13, 1891, the first services were held in the newly constructed sanctuary. However, the new building was not dedicated until after the completion of the tower on May 16, 1897.

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Presbyterian Denomination: Presbyterian Church (USA)

Status: Active House of Worship

Address:
1 Symphony Cir
Buffalo, NY


Date Built: December 13, 1891

Architect: Edward Brodhead Green

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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