St. Mary's Catholic Church (Purcell, Kansas)

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St. Mary's Catholic Church
St. Mary's Catholic Church (Purcell, Kansas) is located in Kansas
St. Mary's Catholic Church (Purcell, Kansas)
St. Mary's Catholic Church (Purcell, Kansas) is located in the US
St. Mary's Catholic Church (Purcell, Kansas)
Location 446 KS 137, Purcell, Kansas
Coordinates 39°40′54″N 95°19′49″W / 39.68167°N 95.33028°W / 39.68167; -95.33028Coordinates: 39°40′54″N 95°19′49″W / 39.68167°N 95.33028°W / 39.68167; -95.33028
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1896
Architect Bennet, J.H.; Schnell, Mathias
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival
NRHP reference # 01000413[1]
Added to NRHP April 25, 2001

The St. Mary's Catholic Church in Purcell, Kansas is a historic Roman Catholic church which was built in 1896. The church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

It is a red brick Late Gothic Revival-style church with a central tower having a bell and a steeple; the steeple rises to 112 feet (34 m).[2]

It is located at the intersection of Highways 20 and 137, on the path of the original Pony Express trail from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California.[2]

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