St. Cecilia R. C. Church

Year
1891
Architect
Building type
Builder
Byrne & Perry

70 Herbert Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222
United States

Block
2832
Lot
1

Cornerstone laid by Bishop Loughlin on 27 September 1891; the church was dedicated 26 November 1893. Rev. E. J. McGolrick was the priest in charge of construction of the church. The rectory and a separate chapel were constructed at the same time, with both also designed by Poole.

St. Cecilia R. C. Church, Greenpoint
Source
Novelty Collection
St. Cecilia, 1910
St. Cecilia Church, 1974
Source
NYCHA Archives
Msgr. McGolrick
Source
Novelty Collection