St. Benedict's Church (Bendena, Kansas)

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St. Benedict's Church
St. Benedict's Church (Bendena, Kansas) is located in Kansas
St. Benedict's Church (Bendena, Kansas)
St. Benedict's Church (Bendena, Kansas) is located in the United States
St. Benedict's Church (Bendena, Kansas)
LocationAbout 5 miles (8.0 km) southwest of Bendena, Kansas
Coordinates39°43′08″N 95°13′52″W / 39.71889°N 95.23111°W / 39.71889; -95.23111Coordinates: 39°43′08″N 95°13′52″W / 39.71889°N 95.23111°W / 39.71889; -95.23111
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectJoseph Waitz
Architectural styleGothic, Late Gothic Revival, Romanesque
NRHP reference #98000324[1]
Added to NRHPApril 9, 1998

St. Benedict's Church is a historic Roman Catholic church near Bendena, Kansas. It was built in 1903. The church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.[1]

It is a gable-fronted red brick building on a limestone block foundation, which was the foundation of the 1895 church which this replaced. It is 90 by 51 feet (27 m × 16 m) in plan and has a 101 feet (31 m) tower.[2]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Marie Louise Krenner (1998). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: St. Benedict's Church / 043-0000-200". National Park Service. Retrieved November 20, 2017. With 17 photos from c.1905 and 1996.