Herefordshire Places of Worship

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Downs Mission Church, Bromyard Downs
Downs Mission Church   [no longer consecrated]
B4203,
Bromyard Downs, Herefordshire.

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 before 1928, but we understand it was closed after 1995, and the premises are now in secular use.

This appears to have been a short lived Mission Church (presumably of St Peter's Church in Bromyard), first noted on Old Maps OS 1928 1:2,500. On OS 1972 1:2,500 it is recorded as "Downs Mission Church (C of E), and is still indicated with a '+' on OS 1995 1:50,000, but it has every appearance today of being in private ownership.

Denomination

Now or formerly Church of England.

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 SO6691855949. 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 2 Feb 2012 at 15:53.

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This Report was created 9 Oct 2017 - 13:49:08 BST from information held in the Herefordshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 3 Jan 2016 at 13:34.

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