Repairs continue on Sacred Heart Church in Lawrence
April 13, 2023
One hundred years of service is quite a duty for any structure, let alone one put out on the great plains of Nebraska. However, the Sacred Heart parish church in Lawrence will be observing its 100th birthday in 2024 and it is showing its age.
On the outside, the top of the twin towers are 80 feet from the ground. On the inside from ceiling to floor the height is 45 feet. The picture above shows the scaffolding now in the north end of the church building needed to reach damaged plaster.
It seems that the plaster damaged was more severe and extensive than originally expected but the majorit...