Gloucestershire Places of Worship

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Friends Meeting House (1903) (Demolished), Cheltenham
Friends Meeting House (1903) (Demolished) (link to Church's website)
Portland Street,
Cheltenham, 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 1903, but we understand it was closed in 1983.

There is a black-and-white photograph of the premises, now demolished, on p.176 of The Story of Cheltenham, by Robin Brooks (2003), and in colour, on the Friends' website.

It was built on the grounds of North House, which was purchased by the Friends in 1902, after their premises in Manchester Place (now Clarence Street) became too small for their congregations.

It was demolished in 1983, to make way for the Cheltenham northern relief road, to be replaced (in 1985) by the present-day building in Warwick Place.

Denomination

Now or formerly Quaker.

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 SO9508522654. 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 Jan 2011 at 10:45.

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This Report was created 13 Nov 2017 - 02:32:26 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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