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Covington in Kenton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Trinity Episcopal Church

 
 
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By Jason Irick, May 4, 2021
1. Trinity Episcopal Church Marker
Inscription.  Parish organized, Nov. 24, 1842. Cornerstone of first church laid June 24, 1843. Gothic windows of the church sanctuary dedicated vestryman John W. Stevenson, governor and U.S. senator. Bishop Benjamin B. Smith consecrated the building in 1860. Bell tower was erected in 1888. First Covington School of Industrial Arts was taught here in 1903.
 
Erected 1975 by Kentucky Historical Society Kentucky Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 1527.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureChurches & ReligionEducation. In addition, it is included in the Kentucky Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is November 24, 1842.
 
Location. 39° 5.246′ N, 84° 30.66′ W. Marker is in Covington, Kentucky, in Kenton County. Marker is on Madison Avenue just north of East 4th Street (Kentucky Route 8), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 328 Madison Ave, Covington KY 41011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arnold House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Covington Blue Sox
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By Jason Irick, May 4, 2021
2. Trinity Episcopal Church Marker
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(about 700 feet away); John W. Stevenson Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); First City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Noted Historian (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Geo. V. Flaig (approx. 0.2 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); John A. Roebling Bridge (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
 
Trinity Episcopal Church image. Click for full size.
By Jason Irick, May 4, 2021
3. Trinity Episcopal Church
The marker can be seen at the lower right with the Church on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 4, 2021, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 4, 2021, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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