Details for Trinity Episcopal Church (Atlas Number 5417005559)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5417005559


Marker Number 5559
Atlas Number 5417005559
Marker Title Trinity Episcopal Church
Index Entry Trinity Episcopal Church
Address N. 2nd Street & Ave B
City Albany
County Shackelford
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 472056
UTM Northing 3621507
Subject Codes eccesiastical buildings; Episcopal denomination; churches
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location N. 2nd Street & Avenue B, Albany
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text The oldest church building in Albany. Methodists, who organized their church in 1873, built this sanctuary on Schoolhouse Hill in 1889, moved it to Main Street in 1909. Trinity Episcopal Mission, founded 1910, bought structure in 1913, remodeled it (1914), removed it in 1954 to this site (former location, Reynolds Presbyterian Academy) given by Watt Matthews, and added steeple designed by Floyd M. Johnson and Joe Blanton. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark, 1962.