The authoritative source on
  early churches of New Jersey

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We've created a database and photographic inventory on more than half the 18th & 19th century churches in the state and add to it each month. We welcome and solicit all contributions and suggestions from our visitors.

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Peddie Memorial Baptist Church
Newark, Essex County

Peddie is one of the really unusual designs in the state, combining a Byzantine-style dome with Romanesque towers and arcades. It is the design of William Halsey Wood and was completed in 1888.

The church is listed on the National Register.



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