Gloucestershire Places of Worship

Hester's Way Baptist Church, Cheltenham (1) (72k) Hester's Way Baptist Church, Cheltenham (2) (63k) Above Photograph(s)
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Hester's Way Baptist Church, Cheltenham
Hester's Way Baptist Church,
Ashlands Road / Barbridge Road, GL51 0DH,
Cheltenham, 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 by 1961, and we understand it is still open.

Those wishing to trace records of marriages in this Church may be interested in the following notice which appeared in The London Gazette of 3rd March 1961 (p.1641):

A Building certified for worship named HESTERS WAY BAPTIST CHURCH, Ashlands Road, Hesters Way, in the registration district of Cheltenham, in the county of Gloucester, was on 28th February 1961, registered for solemnising marriages therein pursuant to section 41 of the Marriage Act, 1949 as amended by section 1(1) of the Marriage Acts Amendment Act, 1958. Dated 1st March 1961.

Denomination

Now or formerly Baptist.

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 SO9223423322. 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 30 Apr 2013 at 11:59.

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This Report was created 1 Dec 2017 - 13:34:00 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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