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View, St. Philip's Church, Brunswick, Brunswick County, North Carolina

St. Philip's Church (Brunswick Town, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, St. Philip's Church, Brunswick, Brunswick County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Church buildings
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
SHPO-N-73-8-1125-1146
Carpenter:
Created Date:
to
Created Date:
Description:
Architectural Note: Under construction for many years, the large brick church was the grandest in the colony and featured a broad Venetian window. | Historical Note: It was burned in 1776 and has been stabilized as a ruin at Brunswick Town State Historic Site.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Brunswick County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office
Collection:
State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. For general information see their website (http://www.hpo.ncdcr.gov/).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Architect:
Demolished:
Community:
Brunswick Town
State:
North Carolina
General note:
Historical note: The building was once the most ambitious church in the North Carolina colony. The church was burned by the British in 1776 and never rebuilt, though the walls still stand. The ruins are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Brunswick County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Church buildings
Architecture, Colonial
Historic sites
Church buildings -- Fires and fire prevention
Ruins
Lost architecture
Vandalism
Demolished buildings
Fire damage
National Historic Landmarks

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