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St Paul's Chapel, Church Street, Manhattan, New York

St. Paul's Chapel is located on Church Street and is an Episcopal Chapel. It was completed in 1766 at which time it stood in open fields. The church is built of Manhattan Schist. George Washington worshipped here on 30th April 1879 when he was inaugurated as President of the United States of America. After the attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11th the church was used as a refuge for rescue workers- it didn't even have a window broken.


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