First Church of Christ, Scientist (New Bern, North Carolina)

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First Church of Christ, Scientist
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First Church of Christ, Scientist (New Bern, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
First Church of Christ, Scientist (New Bern, North Carolina)
Location 406 and 408 Middle St., New Bern, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°6′29″N 77°2′22″W / 35.10806°N 77.03944°W / 35.10806; -77.03944Coordinates: 35°6′29″N 77°2′22″W / 35.10806°N 77.03944°W / 35.10806; -77.03944
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1907 (1907)
Architect Simpson, Herbert Woodley
Architectural style Classical Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73001321[1]
Added to NRHP October 2, 1973

First Church of Christ, Scientist, built in 1907, is an historic Christian Science church building located at 406-408 Middle Street, in New Bern, Craven County, North Carolina, in the United States. It was designed in the Classical Revival style by prolific local architect Herbert Woodley Simpson.[2]

On October 2, 1973, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[3][4]

First Church of Christ, Scientist, New Bern, is still an active Christian Science congregation.[5]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Survey and Planning Unit Staff (June 1972). "First Church of Christ, Scientist" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-08-01. 
  3. ^ National Register listings for Craven County
  4. ^ NC State Archives collection on Herbert Woodley Simpson
  5. ^ Christian Science Journal, December 2007, p. 110

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