Details for Saint Patrick's Cathedral (Atlas Number 5439004475)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5439004475


Marker Number 4475
Atlas Number 5439004475
Marker Title Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Index Entry Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Address 1206 Throckmorton
City Fort Worth
County Tarrant
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 656541
UTM Northing 3624658
Subject Codes eccesiastical buildings; churches; Roman Catholic denomination
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1206 Throckmorton, Fort Worth
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Erected 1888-1892 under the direction of the parish priest, the Rev. Jean M. Guyot, a native of France. Stone for walls was quarried locally. Improvised, horse-powered lathes were used to turn and polish the eighteen interior pillars. Ceilings and window frames are wood grained. Stained glass windows were imported from Munich, Germany. Bell, cast in Troy, New York, has been in use since 1888.