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St. John gets shiny new dome

October 15th, 2013 · Comments

Saint John the Evangelist Parish at 121 N. 80th St. got a shiny new dome today. St. John School parent Chris Jarvis sent us several photos.

Here’s the crane and tower in this morning’s fog.

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Here’s the 6,500-pound copper dome ready to be lifted into place.

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And here it is being set in place.

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You can read about St. John’s history on HistoryLink.org.

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