St. Louis RC Church - Table of Contents

2006 Photos 
Exterior - St. Louis RC Church

780 Main Street at Edward, Buffalo, NY
St. Louis RC Church - Official Home Page

Erected:
1886-1889, but not finished until 1910 when the altar was added.
Architect:
Schikel and Ditmars, a New York City firm that designed many churches throughout the eastern part of the U.S.
Style:
Gothic Revival
Materials:
Medina sandstone; stained glass


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Cologne Cathedral - model for St. Louis

Medina sandstone

 

 

St. Louis in tympanum over center front entrance doors

 

 

 

 

 

Quatrefoils


Seth Thomas clock

Perhaps the only remaining pierced spire in the U.S.



1965 photo

 

 

 

 

 

Rose window

 


Apse

Lucarne






Photos and their arrangement 2006 Chuck LaChiusa
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