Kingston – Churches

Old Stone Churches of Kingston

Kingston is nicknamed “the Limestone City” after the old buildings made of limestone, including many old churches built in the 19th century.

Churches in Kingston

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St. Mary's Cathedral Chalmers United Church St. Paul's Anglican Church
Portsmouth United Church First Baptist Church of the Good Thief
St. George's Cathedral Queen Street United Church Sydenham Street United Church
Masonic Temple St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church St. John's Anglican Church


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