Augustus Lutheran Church

7th Ave. E and Main St., Trappe, Pennsylvania

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Description 

Dedicated in September 1745, this plain sandstone structure with a polygonal apse and gambrel roof, exemplifies regional and church architecture typical of the 18th-century German settlers of Pennsylvania. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 24, 1967

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 24, 1967
Reference number
67000019
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Pennsylvania German
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Period of significance
1700-1749
Significant year
1743
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing sites: 1