Trinity Episcopal Church (Portsmouth, Virginia)

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Trinity Episcopal Church
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Trinity Episcopal Church
Trinity Episcopal Church (Portsmouth, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Trinity Episcopal Church (Portsmouth, Virginia)
Location High and Court Sts., Portsmouth, Virginia
Coordinates 36°50′5″N 76°18′5″W / 36.83472°N 76.30139°W / 36.83472; -76.30139Coordinates: 36°50′5″N 76°18′5″W / 36.83472°N 76.30139°W / 36.83472; -76.30139
Area 9 acres (3.6 ha)
Built 1828 (1828)-1830, 1887
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73002219[1]
VLR # 124-0028
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 14, 1973
Designated VLR April 17, 1973[2]

Trinity Episcopal Church is a historic Episcopal church located in Portsmouth, Virginia. It was built between 1828 and 1830, and is a stuccoed brick building. It has an attached bell tower. Also on the property is the contributing parish house, built in 1887. During the American Civil War, the church was used as a hospital.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1] It is located in the Downtown Portsmouth Historic District.


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (March 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Trinity Episcopal Church". Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo

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