Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Chattanooga, Tennessee)

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Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church
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Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Chattanooga, Tennessee) is located in Tennessee
Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
Location McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Coordinates 35°2′33″N 85°17′37″W / 35.04250°N 85.29361°W / 35.04250; -85.29361Coordinates: 35°2′33″N 85°17′37″W / 35.04250°N 85.29361°W / 35.04250; -85.29361
Area less than one acre
Built 1899
Architect Reuben Harrison Hunt
Governing body Private
MPS Hunt, Reuben H., Buildings in Hamilton County TR
NRHP Reference # 80003826[1]
Added to NRHP February 29, 1980

Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church (also known as Tucker Baptist Church) was a historic church on McCallie Avenue in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

It was built in 1899.[1] At one time it housed Tucker Missionary Baptist Church.[2] It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1] The building suffered a catastrophic collapse on the morning of May 10, 2011. The building had most recently belonged to The Living Word Ministries, but had been disused for some time. No one was injured in the collapse.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ a b Morrow, Amy (5/10/2011). "UPDATE 3: Building collapses on McCallie Avenue". WRCB TV 3. Retrieved 2011-05-20.