Central Park United Methodist Church - Table of Contents

Central Park - Table of Contents

East Elevation - Central Park United Methodist Church
216 Beard Avenue, Buffalo New York

Official Web Address (online September 2014)

Architect:

Charles W. Bolton & Son
Other church: Trinity  ME Church on Masten at Northland

 Construction:

1921-1923
Building material:
Onondaga limestone.
Indiana limestone from the Hunter Valley Stone Company, Bloomington
Stained glass Studios:
Montague Castle-London Co., NY City
Style:
English Gothic
Land donation:
Lewis J. Bennett.

Other Central Park sites on Buffalo Architecture and History:

Parkside, Central Park, and North Park







1894 Church, dissembled and moved piece by piece  to (SW) Jefferson and Florida; now the Upper Room Church. See James Napora's history of the building.







January 16, 1921 Construction of current church
2012 Photos


East elevation (Beard Avenue)


Nave stained glass windows


Crenelation above stained glass windows



Geometric stained glass windows by Montague Castle-London Co., Studios, NY City



Corner tower features crenelation, pinnacles and stained glass windows



Leaded (came) quarry glass window features anchor medallion.



Oriel window above entrance



Niche canopy



Cinquefoil stained glass window



Paired bays






View from Burke's Green.



Photos and their arrangement 2012 Chuck LaChiusa
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