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  early churches of New Jersey

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Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church
Bridgeton, Cumberland County

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The building is a fascinating combination of elements from different architectural traditions, particularly in one that was erected in 1850. I would have guessed it had been built much later. It clearly was influenced by Philadelphia architectural traditions, and most likely is the product of a Philadelphia architect.

 

 

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