Mariners Temple 
Oliver Street Baptist Church
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Full Address: 12 Oliver Street, Manhattan, NY
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Year Built: 1842
Year Designated: 1966
Year Published: 1966
Architect: Minard Lafever; Isaac Lucas
Key words: religious property, Baptist, Isaac Lucas, Greek Revival, temple, mariner's, mariner, seafarers, individual landmark
Notes: This church is, by many accounts, the oldest Baptist church in Manhattan. The designation report names Minard Lafever as architect and the Guide to NYC Landmarks attributes Temple to Isaac Lucas. Report gives date of 1842, Guide to NYC Landmarks gives date of 1844-5. See "Guide to New York City Landmarks" for additional information.
Architectural Styles:
   Greek Revival


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