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Zion United Church, Frampton Cotterell
Zion United Church (link to Church's website)
Woodend Road / Upper Chapel Lane, BS36 2HY,
Frampton Cotterell, Gloucestershire.

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 in 1873, and we understand it is still open.

This building is recorded by Non-Conformist Chapels and Meeting Houses, Gloucestershire (1986) as built in 1873 as a replacement for an earlier Zion Chapel, in Upper Chapel Lane. At the time of publication of OS 1882 1:2.500 it was labelled as an Independent Chapel, but by 1920 it was Congregational. This remained the case until 1968, when as a consequence of dwindling congregations, it was decided to amalgamate the three Methodist chapels in Frampton Cotterell with the Congregational chapel to form Zion United Church. In the present day, it also shares in a local ecumenical partnership with the Anglican Churches of St Saviour's, Coalpit Heath and St Peter's, Frampton Cotterell. [Source: Zion United Church website]

Denomination

Now or formerly Congregational.

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 ST6718481282. 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 7 May 2013 at 15:11.

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This Report was created 24 Nov 2017 - 18:20:13 GMT 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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