St. Mark's Episcopal Church (Fort Montgomery, New York)

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St. Mark's Episcopal Church
Front view of St. Mark's Episcopal Church
North elevation and east profile, 2008
Basic information
Location Fort Montgomery, NY, USA
Geographic coordinates 41°19′48″N 73°59′15″W / 41.33000°N 73.98750°W / 41.33000; -73.98750
Affiliation Episcopal Church in the United States of America
Status chapel
Architectural description
Architectural type chapel
Architectural style Tudorbethan
Direction of façade North
Materials Wood, stucco, cobblestone
U.S. National Register of Historic Places
Added to NRHP November 23, 1982
NRHP Reference no. 82001227

St. Mark's Episcopal Church is located on US 9W in the hamlet of Fort Montgomery, New York, United States. It is a small building in the Tudorbethan architectural style, with random stone and lancet stained glass windows on either side.[1]

It was built in 1923 in anticipation of the completion of the Bear Mountain Bridge and the bridge over Popolopen Creek to the south. It served the many weekend travelers and vacationers who came into the area once it became more accessible when those bridges opened the next year.[1] In 1982 it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Hudson Highlands Multiple Resource Area multiple property submission.

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  1. ^ a b Barry, Elise (March 29, 1982). "National Register of Historic Places nomination, St. Mark's Episcopal Church". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved August 23, 2009.