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Workers Ramone Cruz, front and Jose Dalbes, back, both of Specialized Property Services Inc., Tampa, restore stain glass windows, Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at the former First Congregational United Church of Christ, 240 Fourth St. N., St. Petersburg. The building and it's parish hall were purchased by developer Grady Pridgen after the church congregation left downtown St. Petersburg in 1994. Cruz said the project would take several weeks to complete. Built in 1912, the building is an example of Gothic Revival architecture.
Published Jun. 11, 2014

SCOTT KEELER | Times

Workers Ramone Cruz, front, and Jose Dalbes of Specialized Property Services Inc. in Tampa work to restore stained-glass windows Tuesday at the former First Congregational United Church of Christ, 240 Fourth St. N in St. Petersburg. The building and its parish hall were purchased by developer Grady Pridgen after the church congregation left downtown St. Petersburg in 1994. Cruz said the project would take several weeks to complete. Built in 1912, the building is an example of Gothic Revival architecture.

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