Old St. Vincent's Church

Old St. Vincent's Church (HMZ4D)

Location: Cape Girardeau, MO 63703 Cape Girardeau County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 18.048', W 89° 31.16'

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1838 ——— 1982

On this site in 1833, Father John Timon, a Vincention Priest, celebrated mass in a warehouse of Don Louis Lorimier.

The first St. Vincent's Church, constructed in 1838, was destroyed by a tornado in 1850. Re-built a year later, the foundation of the present English Gothic church is stone from the original building.

Declared a Chapel of Ease in 1977, Old St. Vincent's Church was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982 and has remained a place of worship since Father Timon came to this spot in 1833.
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Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 276706 N 4131217
Decimal Degrees37.30080000, -89.51933333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 18.048', W 89° 31.16'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 18' 2.88" N, 89° 31' 9.60" W
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Area Code(s)573
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 121 S Main St, Cape Girardeau MO 63703, US
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