First Baptist Church at 8 Lafayette Street, Wakefield, Mass.

Title:
  • First Baptist Church at 8 Lafayette Street, Wakefield, Mass.
Creator:
  • Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Description:
  • Photos show views of the First Baptist Church located at 8 Lafayette Street on the west side of the Upper Common at the corner of Common Street. Built around 1872, the high style Italianate building has a clapboard exterior and there is a large two story addition at the rear. In the early 2000s the main east facade and spire had vinyl siding installed, while retaining the elaborate decorations.
  • Detailed entry in building survey, "The cultural resources of Wakefield", pD126
  • The church is part of the Common Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Photos taken at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Date:
  • 07-16-2008
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Publisher:
  • [Wakefield, Mass. : The author]

Citation

Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-, “First Baptist Church at 8 Lafayette Street, Wakefield, Mass.,” Lucius Beebe Memorial Library, Wakefield, Mass., accessed October 24, 2020, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/wakefield/items/show/1742.

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