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Tornillo, Texas

Description: Church
Other Names: none
Address: Tornillo, El Paso County, Texas
Type: religious
Original Client: probably the local Roman Catholic parish
Date: 1920s (?)
Condition: not built

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost (?)
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: one story; apparently no undercroft; 37 feet 4 inches across x 63 feet 2 inches; the present Catholic church in Tornillo faces South

Foundation: concrete
Wall Materials: probably adobe; plastered
Roofing Materials: composition
Other Materials Used: cement caps and coping

Location of Drawings: El Paso Public Library: (L-31) 4 original plans on tissue, including elevations.



Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990