Gloucestershire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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Mission Church (Demolished), Lockleaze, Horfield
Mission Church (Demolished),
Wordsworth Road, BS7 0EB,
Lockleaze, Horfield, 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 before 1934, but we understand it was closed after 1954.

This Mission Church had only a limited life. It is marked on Old Maps between 1934 and 1958, and (with a '+') on my Bristol Street Map of the late 1980s. It was possibly part of the housing development in Wordsworth Road, but in the present day, its site is occupied by additional housing. It backed onto the railway line - Horfield Station, a short distance to the south, is still marked on the 1934-1938 Map. Curiously, it is not clear from the Maps how vehicular traffic reached the station.

The Mission Church is entered in the database as Church of England, but this has not been verified.

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 ST6056277556. 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 31 Jan 2014 at 13:45.

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This Report was created 13 Nov 2017 - 17:27:21 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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