Gloucestershire Places of Worship

Christ Church (formerly Church of Christ URC), Tetbury (1) (98k) Christ Church (formerly Church of Christ URC), Tetbury (2) (91k) Above Photograph(s)
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Christ Church (formerly Church of Christ URC), Tetbury
Christ Church (formerly Church of Christ URC) (link to Church's website)
The Chipping,
Tetbury, 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 in 1862, and we understand it is still open.

As a Congregational Church this building was opened in 1862. In 1972, the congregation joined the United Reformed Church, to become "Church of Christ United Reformed Church". Today, the church operates as a local ecumenical partnership (LEP) between the 'Church of Christ' URC, and the former Methodist Church, which used to meet in a chapel on Long Street.

The change of name to simply "Christ Church" was chosen to reflect the partnership when the churches joined in 1996.

Denomination

Now or formerly United Reformed (URC)/Methodist.

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 ST8906993234. 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 25 Jul 2012 at 11:31.

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This Report was created 31 Jul 2017 - 16:43:08 BST from information held in the Gloucestershire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 4 Jul 2017 at 10:50.

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