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“Our Lady of Gaudalupe” Cord Wood Chapel, St. Patricks Parish, Chesterton

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Father Meade in action!

Father Meade in action!

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The Chapel is made from 12″ split logs from the large oak trees that fell when the tornado came over top of the church and through our town a few years ago. The logs where then laid in mortar and saw dust. It was a very time consuming process and took a little longer than we all expected.

We used special ordered cedar rough sawn 12 x 12 timbers for the main structure and then 2×8 rough sawn cedar for the rafters so they could be exposed along with the 1×12 rough sawn cedar planked┬áceiling.

 

The pews are from the old St. Pats church in town and the alter and pictures were hand made by a few members of the parish.

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Orange’s Custom Home, Coffee Creek

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