Worcestershire Places of Worship

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Holy Trinity Church, Malvern
Holy Trinity Church,
Worcester Road / North Malvern Road,
Malvern, Worcestershire.

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 1851, and we understand it is still open.

Holy Trinity Church website has a fascinating 'Brief History' on their website, which includes a reproduction of an article from the Cheltenham Chronicle of 18th September 1851, describing its consecration. Also mentioned is the change from gas lighting to electricity in 1906 - "during these alternations services were held in a tent in the churchyard". The website includes a photograph taken inside the tent, and also reproductions of other photographs from their archives.

The following information about the Church has been provided to accompany the photographs on the right. A list of people who have supplied the information is included in the Acknowledgements, below.

[Image 1] Originally 1850-1 by S. Dawkes, enlarged 1872 (presumably the north aisle). More crazy paved walls, a north east turret with spirelet, and on a difficult site to photograph easily.
[Ed: Nevertheless this 'peep-hole' view through the conifers captures it admirably!][1]

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 is located at OS grid reference SO7748846874. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Resources

I have found many websites of use whilst compiling the information for this database. Here are some which deserve mention as being of special interest for Malvern, and perhaps to Local History and Places of Worship as a whole.

The above links were selected and reviewed at the time I prepared the information, but please be aware their content may vary, or disappear entirely. These factors are outside my control.

Acknowledgements

A special thanks to the following people who have contributed information for this web page:

1. Information provided by Phil Draper.

Information last updated on 6 Dec 2018 at 13:30.

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This Report was created 15 May 2020 - 13:27:25 BST from information held in the Worcestershire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 7 Feb 2019 at 12:48.

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