Name: Washington Cathedral
Class: House of Worship
District of Columbia, U.S.A.
U.S. Board on Geographic Names ID: 531469
Washington Cathedral is located at:
Elevation 114 meters above sea level, in
the District of Columbia, U.S.A.
Located on Wisconsin Avenue between Massachusetts Avenue and Woodley Road, NW.
Modeled after the European gothic cathedrals of the 14th century, this house of worship is the sixth largest in the world. (US-T109/HB-102/1989/p117) Construction began in 1907. The Washington Cathedral is affiliated with the EpiscopalChurch, however, it is used by many denominations and for important national ceremonies. (DC-T163/p227)
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