Congregational Church (Lafayette, Colorado)

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Congregational Church
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Congregational Church (Lafayette, Colorado) is located in Colorado
Congregational Church (Lafayette, Colorado)
Congregational Church (Lafayette, Colorado) is located in the US
Congregational Church (Lafayette, Colorado)
Location 300 E. Simpson St., Lafayette, Colorado
Coordinates 39°59′53″N 105°5′15″W / 39.99806°N 105.08750°W / 39.99806; -105.08750Coordinates: 39°59′53″N 105°5′15″W / 39.99806°N 105.08750°W / 39.99806; -105.08750
Area less than one acre
Built 1890 (1890)
MPS Lafayette Coal Mining Era Buildings TR
NRHP Reference # 83001298[1]
CSRHP # 5BL.821
Added to NRHP May 20, 1983

The Congregational Church at 300 E. Simpson St. in Lafayette, Colorado was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1983 as part of a multiple property submission, the Lafayette Coal Mining Era Buildings TR.[1]

The church was founded in 1890. It served members of the mining community. The church served as a medical shelter building during the 1918 influenza plague.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Manuel Weiss (January 23, 1982). "Architectural/Historical Component: Congregational Church" (PDF).  and three accompanying photos from 1982