Saints Peter and Paul Church (Petersburg, Iowa)

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Saints Peter and Paul Church
Saints Peter and Paul Church (Petersburg, Iowa) is located in Iowa
Saints Peter and Paul Church (Petersburg, Iowa)
Location Jct. of C64 and X47
Petersburg, Iowa
Coordinates 42°33′18″N 91°12′51″W / 42.55500°N 91.21417°W / 42.55500; -91.21417Coordinates: 42°33′18″N 91°12′51″W / 42.55500°N 91.21417°W / 42.55500; -91.21417
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1906
Architect Martin Heer
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 94001589[1]
Added to NRHP January 24, 1995

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church is a parish of the Archdiocese of Dubuque. The church is located in Petersburg, Iowa, United States and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The first church building for Saints Peter and Paul parish was constructed of limestone in 1868. The present church was completed in 1906. It was constructed in cut-stone in the Gothic Revival style. The interior contains an intricately carved high altar, dark woods and gold trim.[2]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Petersburg's Saint Peter and Saint Paul Church". Delaware County. Retrieved 2010-09-29. 

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