St John the Baptist Church, Christchurch

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St John the Baptist Church in 1881

St John the Baptist Church is a former Anglican church in Christchurch, New Zealand. It was located on Latimer Square.

It was founded in 1864.[1]

It was severely damaged during the 2011 Christchurch earthquake and subsequently demolished.

On its section the Transitional Cathedral out of cardboard by the architect Shigeru Ban was constructed.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Church of St. John the Baptist, Latimer Square, Christchurch : [ca. 1868] - Christchurch City Libraries Heritage Photograph Collection". christchurchcitylibraries.com.

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