St. Teresa's Church

California State Historic Landmark 820

Plaque exists. Site exists. Landmark location.

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#820 Church of Saint Teresa of Avila
Constructed of redwood in 1859 by new england ships' carpenters on Spanish land grant donated by Jasper O'Farrell. On March 8, 1860, Father Louis Rossi was appointed pastor. Archbishop Alemany dedicated the church in the town of Bodega on June 2, 1861, and it has served this coastal community continuously for over a century.

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Bodega Hwy near Bodega Ln, Bodega.

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