Annunciation Church

Annunciation Church (HM16DA)

Location: Houston, TX 77002 Harris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 45.395', W 95° 21.443'

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In style of great European churches. The work of the Very Rev. Joseph Querat, a canon of Cathedral of Lyons, France, and missionary to Texas 1852-1878. Begun 1867 when Father Querat (with aid of parishioners) bought old Harris County Courthouse to get bricks for foundation; completed 1874. Sacristy and steeple were added 1881-1884 by plans of Nicholas J. Clayton (1849-1916), a leading Texas architect of the late 19th century.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1969
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HM NumberHM16DA
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Marker Number10596
Year Placed1969
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 2:06pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 272050 N 3294141
Decimal Degrees29.75658333, -95.35738333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 45.395', W 95° 21.443'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 45' 23.70" N, 95° 21' 26.58" W
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Area Code(s)713, 832, 210, 281
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 609 Crawford St, Houston TX 77002, US
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