"The Old Church"

"The Old Church" (HMXP0)

Location: Tempe, AZ 85281 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 25.328', W 111° 56.111'

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Built in 1903 with stone from Tempe Butte and dedicated to Mary, the Mother of Jesus, this church is the oldest in the valley.
For decades it was the only Catholic Church in the area and former Pastors include Bishop James Davis of Santa Fe and Bishop Francis Green of Tucson. It is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places.
United States Department of the Interior
1980
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Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 2:52pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 413055 N 3698477
Decimal Degrees33.42213333, -111.93518333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 25.328', W 111° 56.111'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 25' 19.68" N, 111° 56' 6.66" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 268-294 E University Dr, Tempe AZ 85281, US
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