Woodstock in Carleton County, New Brunswick — The Atlantic Provinces (North America)
Saint James United Church / Église unie Saint James
120 Chapel Street / 120, rue Chapel
Built in 1908 to the Romanesque revival design of architect H.H. Mott and replacing an earlier wooden church on the same site, Saint James's red brick and sandstone exterior make it unique among Woodstock's churches.
Saint James was a Methodist church, continuing a local Methodist history going back to the mid-1830's when the denomination’s first church was built on Lower Main Street. The congregation moved to the present site in 1857, and, in 1925, the Methodists became part of the new United Church of Canada.
Construite en 1908 selon le style de renaissance romanesque de l'architecte H.H. Mott. Elle a remplacé une église de bois plus ancienne au même emplacement. L'extérieur de brique rouge et de grès la rend unique parmi les églises de Woodstock.
Saint James était une église méthodiste et continuait l'histoire méthodiste locale remontant au milieu des années 1830 quand la première église de cette religion a été construite sur la rue Lower Main. La congrégation a déménage son emplacement actuel en 1857 et, en 1925, les méthodistes ont adhéré á la
Erected by Woodstock — New Brunswick's First Town / La première ville du Nouveau-Brunswick.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1908.
Location. 46° 9.12′ N, 67° 34.529′ W. Marker is in Woodstock, New Brunswick, in Carleton County. Marker is on Chapel Street east of Green Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, directly in front of Saint James United Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 Chapel Street, Woodstock NB E7M 1H1, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Judge Jones House / Maison du Juge Jones (a few steps from this marker); Dr. Brown House / Maison du Dr. Brown (within shouting distance of this marker); Wolverton House / Maison Wolverton (within shouting distance of this marker); Flemming House / La Maison Flemming (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); McLean Dairy / Laiterie McLean (about 120 meters away); Hay House/La maison Hay (about 120 meters away); 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, RCA (about 120 meters away); Bailey House / Maison Bailey (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodstock.
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