Derbyshire Places of Worship

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St Mary's Mission Church, Langley, Heanor
St Mary's Mission Church   [no longer consecrated]
Holbrook Street,
Langley, Heanor, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Church did 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 1908, though it is now closed, but we don't yet know when, and the premises are now in secular use.

St Mary's first came to my attention on the Heanor and District Local History website, which has a photograph of it taken in 1908. It is still standing today, and can be seen to be a "tin tabernacle". It appears to have been re-fronted and reroofed, and has lost its steeple, but has retained the windows in its sides, and can still be identified. It appears now to be in commercial, or private use, although a newer brick building on its left still (in 2013) has a cross above its doorway.

Denomination

Now or formerly Church of England.

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 was located at OS grid reference SK4426746417. 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 5 Nov 2013 at 15:38.

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This Report was created 8 Aug 2017 - 18:33:14 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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