St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church, Christchurch

St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church, Christchurch

Not far from the town's main cathedral stands a small but significant church. St. Michael Church was the first parish in Christchurch and was built of wood in 1872. At the time it was regarded as one of the biggest timber churches in the world. The building features late Victorian Gothic style with some medieval elements. Starting September 2010, it has survived three major earthquakes, the strongest of which has caused great damage to St. Michael's Bevington three-manual pipe organ.

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Sight Name: St. Michael's and All Angels Anglican Church
Sight Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Sight Type: Religious
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