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  early churches of New Jersey

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Saint John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church
Jersey City, Hudson County

Located off Journal Square in the center of the city, the imposing 252 foot tower is a landmark visible for miles. It was built in 1892, the same year the parish was organized. There were substantial additions and extensions in 1903.

 

 

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