Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (Paterson, New Jersey)

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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (Paterson, New Jersey) is located in Passaic County, New Jersey
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (Paterson, New Jersey)
Location 381 Grand Street, Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Coordinates 40°54′46″N 74°10′21″W / 40.91278°N 74.17250°W / 40.91278; -74.17250Coordinates: 40°54′46″N 74°10′21″W / 40.91278°N 74.17250°W / 40.91278; -74.17250
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1865
Architect Patrick Keely
Architectural style Gothic Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 77000903[1]
NJRHP # 2367[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 16, 1977
Designated NJRHP June 13, 1977

The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist is an historic Roman Catholic church at Main and Grand Streets in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, United States.

The church was built by the noted ecclesiastical architect Patrick Keely in 1865 as a parish church. It was chosen to serve as the cathedral of the Diocese of Paterson upon its creation in 1937.

The cathedral was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Passaic County". New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. October 25, 2010. p. 4. Retrieved January 19, 2011. 

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