Aimwell Baptist Church

500 Earle St., Mobile, Alabama

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Description 

Aimwell Baptist Church is a historic African American church in Mobile, Alabama. The Baptist congregation was established in 1890 by two brothers, it took two years for the erection of the first building. The current building, with Gothic Revival influences, was designed in 1946 by Nathaniel Heningburg and incorporates elements from the original structure. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on May 29, 2008.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 29, 2008
Reference number
08000458
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Black; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
1946

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