Trinity Episcopal Church (Columbus, Georgia)

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Trinity Episcopal Church
Trinity Episcopal Church in 2011
Location 1130 1st Ave, Columbus GA 31901
Country  United States
Denomination Episcopal Church

Official website

Trinity Episcopal Church
Location 1130 1st Ave., Columbus, Georgia
Coordinates 32°28′4″N 84°59′28″W / 32.46778°N 84.99111°W / 32.46778; -84.99111Coordinates: 32°28′4″N 84°59′28″W / 32.46778°N 84.99111°W / 32.46778; -84.99111
Built 1891
Architectural style Gothic Revival
MPS Columbus MRA
NRHP Reference # 80001205[1]
Added to NRHP September 29, 1980
Founder(s) Dr. Edwin Louis de Graffenried and local community members
Style Gothic Revival
Years built 1891
Rector Rev. Timothy H. Graham

Trinity Episcopal Church is an Episcopal church located in Columbus, Georgia.


The church was founded in 1834 and was the fifth Episcopal church in the state of Georgia. The first church building was completed in 1837. The current building was built in 1890-91 and formally consecrated in 1892.[2]

Trinity Episcopal Church in 1906
From the time of its founding and until the completion of its first church building, services were held at the deGraffenried house, at the neighboring Presbyterian house of worship, and at the “Female Academy in Columbus, GA.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "History". Trinity Episcopal Church. Retrieved 7 October 2011. Text taken directly from website.

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