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Escoheag Advent Church

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1870. Escoheag Hill Rd.

Jason P. Hazard, a deacon of West Greenwich Center Baptist Church and a farmer of importance in the area, broke with the congregation and built this church. It is a slightly more pinched version of the building he left. Plainer than plain, inside it contains what appear to be its original Victorian fittings: chairs, gas chandeliers (electrified), and organ.

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William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Escoheag Advent Church", [West Greenwich, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-WG4.

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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, 343-343.

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