St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church

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St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church
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St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church is located in Pennsylvania
St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church
St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church is located in the US
St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church
Location 504 S. Liberty St., Perryopolis, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°4′55″N 79°45′8″W / 40.08194°N 79.75222°W / 40.08194; -79.75222Coordinates: 40°4′55″N 79°45′8″W / 40.08194°N 79.75222°W / 40.08194; -79.75222
Area less than one acre
Built 1912-1918
Architectural style Byzantine Revival
NRHP Reference # 97001247[1]
Added to NRHP November 7, 1997

St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church, also known as St. Nicholas Greek Catholic Church, is a historic Catholic Church church at 504 S. Liberty Street in Perryopolis, Fayette County, Pennsylvania. It was built between 1912 and 1918, and is a 30 feet by 60 feet yellow brick building in the Byzantine Revival style. It has a cruciform plan and the gabled roof is topped by four onion domes. The church served a community of Rusyns who originally settled in the area prior to 1907.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

Front of the church

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Clinton E. Piper (June 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: St. Nicholas Byzantine Catholic Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-28.