St Mary of the Angels, Wellington

St Mary of the Angels, Wellington (must see)

St Mary of the Angels is a Catholic church.

The building, is classified as a "Category I" ("places of 'special or outstanding historical or cultural heritage significance or value'") historic place by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust.

The current building was opened in 1922, and is the third church built on the Boulcott Street site.

Architecturally, the design is traditional Gothic of French influence. Also innovative in that it is 'the first occasion ferro-concrete was used for a church of Gothic design'. It is built of reinforced concrete and brick with a timber roof supported by concrete arches with steel tie rods.
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St Mary of the Angels on Map

Sight Name: St Mary of the Angels
Sight Location: Wellington, New Zealand (See walking tours in Wellington)
Sight Type: Religious
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