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Andover Presbyterian Church
Andover Township, Sussex County
Township had four congregations in the nineteenth century (including
Baptist, Protestant Methodist,
and Methodist Episcopal), but this is the only church remaining
that dates to that period. The Presbyterian church was organized
in 1858, and the building was completed a year later, with financial support
from the Andover Iron Works.
It is basically a Greek Revival plan, but
the heavy brackets, the door surround,
the elongated windows are the result of local options rather than conventional
Greek Revival elements.