St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church (Morges, Ohio)

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St. Mary's Of Morges
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St. Mary’s of Morges
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church (Morges, Ohio) is located in Ohio
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church (Morges, Ohio)
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church (Morges, Ohio) is located in the US
St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church (Morges, Ohio)
Nearest city Waynesburg, Ohio
Coordinates 40°38′4″N 81°14′33″W / 40.63444°N 81.24250°W / 40.63444; -81.24250Coordinates: 40°38′4″N 81°14′33″W / 40.63444°N 81.24250°W / 40.63444; -81.24250
Built 1851
NRHP reference # 77001047[1]
Added to NRHP April 11, 1977

St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church, also known as St. Mary's of Morges (/ˈmɔːrɛz/ MOR-jez)[2]) is a Roman Catholic church located in the unincorporated community of Morges[2] in Rose Township, Carroll County, Ohio, United States.[3] A part of the Diocese of Steubenville, it was founded in 1834 and re-established in 1948; its current building was built in 1851 and renovated in 1979.[1][2]

The church is built of brick with a stone foundation.[4] The bricks were manufactured on premises.[5] In 1977, the church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its architectural significance,[1] along with a related house on the same property.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b c Parishes in Cities M-R, Diocese of Steubenville. Accessed 2009-08-18.
  3. ^ DeLorme. Ohio Atlas & Gazetteer. 7th ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 2004, 52. ISBN 0-89933-281-1.
  4. ^ a b St. Mary's Of Morges, Ohio Historical Society, 2007. Accessed 2008-08-18.
  5. ^ Morges Historical Marker, Carroll County Historical Society

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