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St. Paul's Episcopal Church

(1832)

 
 
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By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
1. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription. Oldest in Florida Diocese, the present church (1912) is the fourth on this site. John Fleeming, one of the four original owners of the island, is buried here. His widow donated the property, stipulating that the church pews be free. Rectory built 1855. The chimes, first installed in a Florida church, were originally in a frame church (1886) destroyed in 1909 hurricane.
 
Erected 1962 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-79.)
 
Location. 24° 33.413′ N, 81° 48.208′ W. Marker is in Key West, Florida, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Duval Street and Eaton Street, on the right when traveling west on Duval Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 Duval Street, Key West FL 33040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Oldest Schoolhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); The Samuel O. Johnson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Key West Woman's Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Old City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Audubon House (approx.
St. Paul's Episcopal Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
2. St. Paul's Episcopal Church Marker
0.2 miles away); The Little White House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Naval Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Little White House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Key West.
 
Also see . . .  St. Paul's Episcopal Church. "Historic Key West's Church" (Submitted on June 15, 2015.) 
 
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St. Paul's Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
3. St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Church interior image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
4. Church interior
Church windows image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 28, 2015
5. Church windows
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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