Union Church

Also known as: Durham Town Hall, Durham Historical Society
744 Royalsborough Rd., Durham, Maine

Photos 

The old Union Church, now used as Durham Town Hall

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

The 1835 Union Church at South West Bend was an important community meeting house, then the site of the town offices beginning in 1922, and more recently the home of the Durham Historical Society. A Revere bell graces the tower.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 2, 2001
Reference number
01000810
Architectural style
Federal
Areas of significance
Architecture; Politics/Government
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Religious structure; City hall
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1835; 1924

Update Log 

  • January 19, 2014: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Added description
  • August 24, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett

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