Steeple work continues on Shelburne church

DSC_0500Employees of Southgate Steeplejacks of Barre, a steeple building a restoration company, continue the difficult task of replacing the slate spire at the Shelburne United Methodist Church Monday afternoon. The $250,000 steeple renovation project that began in August will in all likelihood continue into the new year.  Although the timeline is fluid, “We hope that the exterior work will be finished by Christmas,” said Rev. Greg Smith. “With the understanding that some interior work and final exterior painting may not be completed until 2014.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>