Derbyshire Places of Worship

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St George's Church (Demolished), Derby
St George's Church (Demolished),
Faire Street,
Derby, 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 in 1886, and it has since been demolished, but we don't know when.

St George's was a Mission church to St Luke's, according to Derbyshire Record Office's catalogue of Church of England Registers, and Kelly's Directory of 1912, which also provides the address (listed under Mission Rooms), and the information that its curate was Rev. Alex W.W. Bowman.

The address given in an earlier edition of Kelly (1895), again under Mission Rooms is 'Firs Estate'. Old Maps show the church is was on the opposite side of the road to where the Firs Estate School is today. It occupied what appears to have been an extensive plot, bordered by Faire Street to the north, extending as far as Burton Road to the south, with an eastern boundary terminating Boyer Street and Warner Street.

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 SK3439635187. 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 16 Dec 2010 at 18:42.

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This Report was created 26 Jun 2017 - 02:35:28 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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