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Seventh Day Baptist Church

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1846–1847. 1887, belfry. 281 Spring St.
  • Seventh Day Baptist Church

The dominating structure in this pleasant, well-preserved village is the Baptist church, a broad, rather loosely composed edifice with a pair of side-lighted Greek Revival enframed doors in front, a too-diminutive Palladian window, and, eventually, an overscaled belfry. Its raised site, approached by an allée of maples, magnifies its impact.

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William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Seventh Day Baptist Church", [Hopkinton, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-HO4.

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