Gloucestershire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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The Tabernacle (Demolished), Cheltenham
The Tabernacle (Demolished),
Clare 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 after 1800, but we understand it was closed after 1843.

This chapel was built in the early 19th Century as 'The Tabernacle', and is known to have been used for a short while in 1843 by Baptists seceders from 'Salem Chapel'. It was built of brick 'with rendered pedimented front and two large round-arched windows', and was later in commercial use. Demolition took place some time after 1971. [Source: Rosemary Lockie, from Non-Conformist Chapels and Meeting Houses, Gloucestershire (1986)]

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 was located at OS grid reference SO94762122. 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 27 Apr 2011 at 00:00.

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This Report was created 12 Nov 2017 - 19:58:27 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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