View, Bethabara Gemeinhaus, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Bethabara Moravian Gemeinhaus (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
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View, Bethabara Gemeinhaus, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Church buildings
Original Format:
Color slide
Item identifier:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Architectural photographs
Winston-Salem (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Preservation North Carolina
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) held by Preservation North Carolina
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Building: Bethabara Moravian Church and Gemeinhaus (Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina)

Provenance note:
The church was built for a Moravian congregation.
Architectural note:
The building's design, with the higher roof line and cupola on the east portion, delineated between the two functions the church served. The eastern section of the building held the chapel, while the western section functioned as the pastor's residence and schoolroom.
Historical note:
The structure is North Carolina's oldest church building west of Hillsborough. The church is located within Bethabara, which is designated a National Historic Landmark District. The church is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Bethabara (N.C.)
Church buildings
Historic buildings
Historic sites
National Register of Historic Places
Religious buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
36.154669, -80.296274
External Resources:
Bethabara Historic Park Website