Ebenezer Methodist Episcopal Church, North side of I-70, immediately adjacent to Townsh, California, Washington County, PA
immediately adjacent to Townsh, California vicinity, PA
Find maps of California, PA
Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS PA-5375
Building/structure dates: 1883 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1948 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1950 subsequent work
Significance: Ebenezer Methodist Episcopal Church is an intact example of a Western Pennsylvania rural vernacular church building influenced by the Gothic tradition. The church'sconfiguration and detail are an interpretation of the Gothic Revival rural church developed by Richard Upjohn. Ebenezer demonstrates the late 19th century perpetuation of this tradition by the Methodist Episcopal Church .
Methodist Episcopal Churches
Price, Benjamin D.
Long, Rev. Warner
Blackhurst, Wilbur P.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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