Gloucestershire Places of Worship

Free Church (formerly Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion), Gotherington, Bishops Cleeve (20k) Above Photograph(s)
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Free Church (formerly Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion), Gotherington, Bishops Cleeve
Free Church (formerly Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion),
Malleson Road,
Gotherington, Bishops Cleeve, Gloucestershire.

Cemeteries

This Church had 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 1833, though it is now closed, but we don't yet know when.

Non-Conformist Chapels and Meeting Houses, Gloucestershire (1986) tells us this chapel was built in 1833 on land given by Hon. Henry Augustus Berkeley CRAVEN, and describes it as a Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion Chapel. It is now, apparently, closed. The village has never had an Anglican church; however services are held in the Village Hall. See St Michael & All Angels, Bishops Cleeve website for more details.

Denomination

Now or formerly Free Church.

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 SO9646029571. 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 29 Mar 2011 at 16:20.

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