St. John's Episcopal Church (Johnstown, New York)

St. John's Episcopal Church is a historic Episcopal church at 1 North Market Street in Johnstown, Fulton County, New York. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1]

St. John's Episcopal Church
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St. John's Episcopal Church (Johnstown, New York) is located in New York
St. John's Episcopal Church (Johnstown, New York)
St. John's Episcopal Church (Johnstown, New York) is located in the United States
St. John's Episcopal Church (Johnstown, New York)
Location1 North Market St., Johnstown, New York
Coordinates43°0′24″N 74°22′24″W / 43.00667°N 74.37333°W / 43.00667; -74.37333Coordinates: 43°0′24″N 74°22′24″W / 43.00667°N 74.37333°W / 43.00667; -74.37333
Built1837
NRHP reference No.04001054[1]
Added to NRHPSeptember 24, 2004

It consists of a rectangular, gable roofed main block and an attached parish hall wing. The main block of the church was completed in 1837 and consists of tall random ashlar stone walls and engaged stone entrance / bell tower. It features Gothic details. Extensive renovations on the building took place in 1911. Located on the property is the grave of church founder and colonial leader Sir William Johnson, 1st Baronet (1715–1774).

It is the second church on this site; the original church having burned in 1836.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-04-01. Note: This includes Raymond W. Smith (March 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: St. John's Episcopal Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-04-01. and Accompanying six photographs

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