Colonial Architecture Project

Photos of European colonial architecture around the world

by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

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Hingham, Massachusetts, Old Ship Meeting House

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1681. Sole surviving 17th-century Puritan meeting house in the United States; oldest church building in continuous use as a place of worship.

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