Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Clay Cross Spritualist Church, Clay Cross
Clay Cross Spritualist Church,
Bridge Street,
Clay Cross, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Church does NOT have a graveyard.

Note: any church within an urban environment may have had its graveyard closed after the Burial Act of 1853. Any new church built after that is unlikely to have had a graveyard at all.

Church History

This Place of Worship was founded before 1982, and we understand it is still open.

Clay Cross Spiritualist Church is an unusual building. It has a solid base, and door frame, of stone, or brickwork, whilst the walls, and roof are of corrugated iron, painted a pale green. The following notice appeared in The London Gazette of 8th June 1982 (p.7583) indicating it had opened prior to then:

A Building certified for worship named SPIRITUALIST NATIONAL CHURCH, Bridge Street, Clay Cross, in the registration district of Chesterfield in the Non-Metropolitan County of Derbyshire was on 20th May 1982, registered for solemnising marriages therein pursuant to section 41 of the Marriage Act 1949, as amended by section 1(1) of the Marriage Acts Amendment Act 1958. Dated 27th May 1982.

Denomination

Now or formerly National Spiritualist.

If more than one congregation has worshipped here, or its congregation has united with others, in most cases this will record its original dedication.

Maps

This Church is located at OS grid reference SK3931663553. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Reference

  • Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010) is available as a "Freedom of Information" document from the website What Do They Know.
Last updated on 3 Oct 2013 at 14:44.

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This Report was created 5 Aug 2017 - 11:33:39 BST from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 4 Jun 2017 at 08:14.

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