Gloucestershire Places of Worship

The Salvation Army, Cirencester Corps, Cirencester (80k) Above Photograph(s)
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The Salvation Army, Cirencester Corps, Cirencester
The Salvation Army, Cirencester Corps,
Thomas Street, GL7 2AX,
Cirencester, 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

We don't know when this Place of Worship was founded, but we understand it is still open.

A document entitled Religion and places of Worship in Stroud District available (in 2011) on Stroud District Council website indicated that the Unitarian Fellowship were meeting at the "Friends Meeting House, 53 Thomas Street", in Cirencester. The same, or similar document has not been available for some time, so I do not know whether this information is still current. These webpages are however intended to record the history of places of worship, as well as their current status.

On the face of it, it is quite surprising to find Cirencester amongst a list of places within Stroud District, as they are almost 20 miles distant, but their lack of immediate proximity may be tempered by the fact that there is a direct route between them, the A419 trunk road!

Denomination

Now or formerly Salvation Army.

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 SP0207502274. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Resources

I have found many websites of use whilst compiling the information for this database. Here are some which deserve mention as being of special interest for Cirencester, and perhaps to Local History and Places of Worship as a whole.

The above links were selected and reviewed at the time I prepared the information, but please be aware their content may vary, or disappear entirely. These factors are outside my control.

Information last updated on 10 Nov 2018 at 13:15.

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This Report was created 11 Jun 2020 - 19:33:52 BST from information held in the Gloucestershire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 14 Jun 2019 at 13:31.

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