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Mosca United Methodist Church

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1894. Southwest corner of Barker and 4th Ave.

This narrow, front-gabled building with clapboard siding and overhanging boxed eaves was erected for $178. An open cupola added in 1943 houses the bell from a disbanded Baptist church. The parsonage (1897), converted to a Sunday school in 1943, now has a layer of plaster over its frame construction. Inside the church, the beaded board ceiling is set in large diamond patterns, with the same beaded board used for the original pulpit.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Mosca United Methodist Church", [, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-AL11.

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