Gloucestershire Places of Worship

Chalford Baptist Church (The Tabernacle), Chalford (1) (67k) Chalford Baptist Church (The Tabernacle), Chalford (2) (85k) Above Photograph(s)
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Chalford Baptist Church (The Tabernacle), Chalford
Chalford Baptist Church (The Tabernacle),
Coppice Hill,
Chalford, Gloucestershire.

Cemeteries

This Church has (or had) 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 1873, and we understand it is still open.

Chalford Baptist Chapel was built in 1873 to a design by J. Tait of Leicester, as a replacement for a former meeting house built about 1740 when the church was first formed.

It is a Grade II Listed Building, and the British Listed Buildings website provides a good description of its architecture and appearance.

The former chapel survives at the south east end of the adjoining burial ground.

Denomination

Now or formerly Baptist.

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 SO9012602664. 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 11 Aug 2013 at 08:37.

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This Report was created 25 Sep 2017 - 17:10:30 BST from information held in the Gloucestershire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 30 Aug 2017 at 16:10.

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