You are here
Salem Evangelical Lutheran and Reformed Church (Rowe's Church)
The cornerstone and bricks salvaged from the 1816 Salem Union Church in the village of Rowe were incorporated into the current building in 1897. The present Gothic Revival church is composed of two-gabled wings with a low square bell tower inserted between them. The interior, renovated during the church's bicentennial celebration in 1975, has restored wooden vaulting, stained glass windows, and an electrified oil lamp chandelier from the earlier church.
If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.
SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.