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Congregatgtional Church & Village War Memorial - Manchester, VT

Congregatgtional Church & Village War Memorial - Manchester, VT

Manchester is 1 of 2 shires (seats) of Bennington County, VT; on E side of Main St (VT 7A) are, from S to N, Bennington County Courthouse & offices, First Congregational Church, & 1811 House (offering lodging), with memorial to Manchester men who served in wars from Revolutionary War through Civil War in front of church; FCC Manchester established 1784, current building dates from 1871; steeple, 150 ft high, repaired & painted 2016; Manchester Village Historic District added to National Register of Historic Places 1984 (84003438); district includes Main St (Rt 7A), Union St, & Taconic Ave area, with 65 contributing buildings & 19 other buildings; ones photographed would seem to be included; steeple repaired last year, but upper portion seems to lean to right (south)

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