Gloucestershire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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Fosseway Gospel Hall (Demolished), Moreton in Marsh
Fosseway Gospel Hall (Demolished),
Stow Road,
Moreton in Marsh, Gloucestershire.

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 1948, and it has since been demolished, but we don't know when.

According to an account - "Religion on Moreton", on the BBC's Domesday Reloaded website - this was a wooden building, erected in 1948. It appears now to have been demolished, but its position is shown on OS 1975-1976 1:2,500, indicating a cruciform building, occupying the plot on the north west corner of the junction of Stow Road with Parkers Lane.

It was listed in Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010), but I suspect it was demolished long before that, as the housing which occupies the site appears well established. The 'Works', shown to the north on the 1975-1976 Map has also gone, again replaced with housing.

Denomination

Now or formerly Open Brethren.

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 SP2040432191. 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 23 Apr 2013 at 08:34.

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This Report was created 15 Oct 2017 - 19:36:58 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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