St. Paul Catholic Church (Center, Missouri)

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St. Paul Catholic Church
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St. Paul Catholic Church (Center, Missouri) is located in Missouri
St. Paul Catholic Church (Center, Missouri)
St. Paul Catholic Church (Center, Missouri) is located in the United States
St. Paul Catholic Church (Center, Missouri)
LocationWest of Center off Route EE, near Center, Missouri
Coordinates39°30′12″N 91°36′21″W / 39.50333°N 91.60583°W / 39.50333; -91.60583Coordinates: 39°30′12″N 91°36′21″W / 39.50333°N 91.60583°W / 39.50333; -91.60583
Area15.6 acres (6.3 ha)
Built byKielty, Father Francis
Architectural styleGothic Revival
NRHP reference #79001392[1]
Added to NRHPMay 31, 1979

St. Paul Catholic Church, also known as St. Paul on Salt River and Center Parish, is a historic Roman Catholic church located near Center, Ralls County, Missouri. The church was built in 1860, and is a one-story, rectangular limestone building on a stone foundation. It measures 33 feet, 6 inches, by 58 feet, 8 inches and is topped by a gable roof with cupola. It features lancet windows in the Gothic Revival style.[2]:2

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ Judy Couch and Noelle Soren (January 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: St. Paul Catholic Church" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2017-02-01. (includes 9 photographs from 1978)