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Saint Thomas Church

Landmarks of New York

 
 
Saint Thomas Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Saint Thomas Church Marker
Inscription. This Gothic edifice, completed in 1913 from designs by Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson, is the fourth church building of a Protestant Episcopal Parish organized in 1823. Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue supervised much of the interior including the Reredos by Lee Lawrie and the wood carvings by Irving & Casson. Most of the windows were made by Whitefriars of London.
 
Erected 1957 by The New York Community Trust.
 
Location. 40° 45.636′ N, 73° 58.544′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on 1 W 53rd St. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10019, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The University Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Aeolian Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Cartier Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peninsula Hotel (about 400 feet away); Papal Visits to New York City (about 700 feet away); Rockefeller Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles Scribner's Sons Building (approx. mile away); Plaza Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .
1. St. Thomas Church - The Building
Saint Thomas Church carvings over main entrance image. Click for full size.
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2. Saint Thomas Church carvings over main entrance
. (Submitted on December 31, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
2. The Trust's "Landmarks of New York". A long-time crusader for preservation, the Municipal Art Society joined with The New York Community Trust in 1956 to begin the “Landmarks of New York” project. (Submitted on October 27, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Notable Buildings
 
Saint Thomas Church image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
3. Saint Thomas Church
Marker is to the left of the church entrance
Saints decorating the church image. Click for full size.
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4. Saints decorating the church
Saints decorating the church image. Click for full size.
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5. Saints decorating the church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 510 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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