Holy Trinity Church (Manhattan)

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The Church of the Holy Trinity
Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Trinity at 213 West 82nd Street.JPG
General information
Architectural style Romanesque Revival, Byzantine Revival
Town or city New York, New York
Country United States of America
Construction started 1910 (for church)[1]
1927 (for rectory)[2]
Completed 1912 (for church)[1]
Cost $50,000(for 1927 rectory)[2]
Client Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York
Design and construction
Architect Joseph Hubert McGuire (for 1910-1912 church)[1]
Grosvenor Atterbury of 139 East 53rd Street (for 1927 rectory)[2]
Website
Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Manhattan

The Church of the Holy Trinity is a Roman Catholic parish church in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, located at 209 West 82nd Street near Amsterdam Avenue in the Upper West Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The parish was established in 1898.[3]

Buildings[edit]

The church was built 1910-1912 to the designs of Joseph Hubert McGuire. It has a dome of Guastavino tile. According to Frederick D. Taylor in his article Medieval New York - Holy Trinity Church the church was built deliberately in the Byzantine style, unusual for the time, and has been "considered to be one of the finest examples of Byzantine architecture in this country."[1] The Rev. Frank W. Crowder, D.D., rector, had a four-story brick rectory at 341 East 87th Street built in 1927 to designs by G. Atterbury of 139 East 53rd Street for $50,000.[2]

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Coordinates: 40°47′08″N 73°58′39″W / 40.785505°N 73.977447°W / 40.785505; -73.977447