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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. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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); Kiton (within shouting distance of this marker); 7 West 54th Street House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 9-11 West 54th Street (about 400 feet away); 13-15 West 54th Street Houses
Saint Thomas Church carvings over main entrance image. Click for full size.
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2. Saint Thomas Church carvings over main entrance
(about 400 feet away); Cartier Building (about 400 feet away); Peninsula Hotel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .
1. St. Thomas Church - The Building. (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 & ReligionNotable 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.
By R. C.
5. Saints decorating the church
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 30, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 592 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 30, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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