Details for All Saints' Church (Atlas Number 5335000119)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5335000119

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Marker Number 119
Atlas Number 5335000119
Marker Title All Saints' Church
Index Entry All Saints' Church
Address Third and Locust St.
City Colorado City
County Mitchell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 324721
UTM Northing 3585182
Subject Codes eccesiastical buildings; churches; Episcopal denomination
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Third and Locust, Colorado City.
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Outgrowth of 1882 worship by laymen (mostly sheep-ranching Englishmen). Organized 1883 by The Rt. Rev. A.C. Garrett, pioneer Episcopal Bishop of Dallas, who listed this as "Grace Mission", with eight communicants. With some assistance from New York and other areas, the church was erected 1885 and consecrated as "All Saints" in 1886. Original bell is still in use. The buttresses, stucco finish, and parish house have been added. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1968.