St. Patrick's Pro Cathedral


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St. Patrick's Pro Cathedral

Description

St. Patrick's Pro Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Newark. Designed in the Gothic style, it is, however, missing a transept. The front facade consist of an imposing tower topped by a copper spire with lucarnes. The main entrance is also located in this tower and is articulated by an ogee arch.

Date

1846

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State

extant

Condition History

The church was renovated in 1857. In the 1950's, the building's walls were restored to their original state when the paint was removed to expose the brick.

Bibliography

Gordon, Mark W., and Anthony Schuman, editors. Newark Landmark Treasures: A Guide to the Landmark Buildings, Parks, Public Art & Historic Districts in New Jersey’s Metropolis. Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee, 2016, p. 42.

National Register of Historic Places,St. Patrick's Pro Cathedral, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, National Register #72000791

Style

Gothic Revival

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