St. Mark's Anglican Church, Niagara-on-the-Lake


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Year:  1892 
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"Centennial" poem 1792-1892 
TextsImages  Jun 1892,   ...Full Title: "Centennial" poem. Written on the centenary of St. Mark's Church, Niagara, Ont. 1792-1892" Booklet: 24 p.: ill.; size:17.2 cm x 12.8 with black and white photographs of Rev. J. C. Garrett and William McMurray...
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St. Mark's Anglican Church, Niagara-on-the-Lake


St. Mark's Anglican Church in Niagara-on-the-Lake is the oldest Anglican community in the Diocese of Niagara, established by Rev. Robert Addison in 1792. He brought with him from England a silver chalice and a library of more than 1,500 books, the oldest library west of Quebec, which today are located in Addison Hall at St. Mark's. The church completed by 1808, was damaged by fire during the War of 1812, was subsequently restored and finally consecrated in 1828. The churchyard was the only cemetery in the town until the 1830’s so the earliest headstones bear some significant names in early Canada history.