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St. Thomas Episcopal Church

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Probably early 1880s. 322 Church St. (Alton-Carolina Rd.)
  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church

William Walton's crowning building accomplishment was the Episcopal church. Among the important Carpenter's Gothic village churches in the state, this otherwise very plain box, now vinyl sided, displays a notable extravagance in the folding of gabled and splayed shapes to make an attenuated bell tower.

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Author: 
William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "St. Thomas Episcopal Church", [Richmond, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-RI6.

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Buildings of Rhode Island, William H. Jordy, with Ronald J. Onorato and William McKenzie Woodward. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004, 427-427.

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