Old St. Andrews

Price: $4.95

Stock #: 49445
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Charleston
State: South Carolina (SC)
County: Berkeley,Charleston
Publisher: Photo Arts
Stamp: 3C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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On the Ashley River Road is this old Episcopal Church; construction begun in 1706, enlarged as a cruciform in 1723, it is the oldest example of Episcopal architecture in South Carolina. The Church formerly served as a financial yardstick for its parlslilonors the front pews renting higher than the rear ones. St. Andrews was once the wealthiest parish in the Colonies.

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