Address: 12th St. and Carter Ave., Ashland, Kentucky. County/parish: Boyd.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 03, 1979.
Part of Ashland MRA (NRIS 64000200).
The St. James AME Church in Ashland, Kentucky is a historic African Methodist Episcopal church at 12th St. and Carter Avenue. It was built in 1912 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
It is a gable-front brick building, with brick laid in common bond. It is the second church of the congregation: the first church was a wood frame building which was moved in 1905 to the property, and which was eventually destroyed sometime after the brick building was built alongside.(read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79003555