St. Teresa's Church
California State Historic Landmark 820
#820 Church of Saint Teresa of Avila
Constructed of redwood in 1859 by new england ships' carpenters
on Spanish land grant donated by Jasper O'Farrell. On March 8, 1860, Father
Louis Rossi was appointed pastor. Archbishop Alemany dedicated the church in
the town of Bodega on June 2, 1861, and it has served this coastal community
continuously for over a century.
Bodega Hwy near Bodega Ln, Bodega.
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