The Churches of Britain and Ireland

 

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Hoar Cross, Staffordshire, Church of the Holy Angels (Anglo-Catholic, 1872-4) on Maker Lane. Interior view. SK 124 230. Both Richard Roberts (2014). Link. Grade I listed.
Hoarwithy, Herefordshire, the remarkable St. Catherine. Graeme Harvey. Link.
Hoath, Kent, Holy Cross. 179 TR 203 842. Geoff Watt. Link.
Hoby, Leicestershire, All Saints. Interior view. Both Jim Rushton. Another view view and interior view, both Aidan McRae Thomson (2012). An old postcard view, from
Reg Dosell's Collection. Grade II* listed - link.
Hockerton, Nottinghamshire, St. Nicholas. Another view. "Impossible to photograph" says David. Both David Regan (2011). Link. Grade II* listed - link.
Hockcliffe, Beds, dedicated to St. Nicholas. Bill McKenzie. An old postcard view, from Judy Flynn's Collection. Grade II* listed.
Hockley Heath, WMids., St. Thomas. Aidan McRae Thomson. St. Thomas's Mortuary Chapel. Caroline Webb. Umberslade Baptist Church. Interior view. Both Aidan McRae Thomson. Link.
Hoddesdon, Herts.
Hoddlesden, Lancashire, St. Paul on Baynes Street, undergoing building work in 2014. Services are taking place in the adjoining school. SD 716 225. Link (includes photos). The former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (1879, date-stone) on Queen Street, now in secular use. SD 717 223. All Mike Berrell (2014).
Hodgeston, Pembrokeshire, the now redundant former parish church (13th century). Interior view. Now cared for by the Friends of Friendless Churches. SS 030 993. Both Mike Berrell. Link.
Holcot, Northamptonshire, St. Mary and All Saints. Interior view. Both Jill Coulthard.
Hodnet, Shropshire, St. Luke. Peter Morgan. A shameful news item about grail-hunters at Hodnet.
Hoe, Norfolk, St. Andrew on Hall Road. The oldest part is the tower, of C13. The nave is 1794, and chancel 1820.TF 997 164. Richard Roberts (2016). Link. Grade II* listed.
Hogerston Hill, North Yorkshire, Cemetery Chapel. Bill McKenzie.
Hoghton, Lancashire, Holy Trinity. SD 614 259. Philip Kapp.
Hognaston, Derbyshire, St. Bartholomew. SK 235 501. Bruce Read. Interior view, Richard Roberts (2017). Link. Grade II* listed. Congregational Church. SK 236 504. Bruce Read. The former Primitive Methodist Chapel, now a private residence. SK 236 503. Bruce Read.
Hogsthorpe, Lincolnshire, St. Mary. TF 534 722.  George Weston. Another view, Bill Henderson (2013). Interior view, Richard Roberts (2015). Link. Grade I listed.
Holbeach, Lincolnshire, All Saints. Dave Hitchborne. Link.
Holbeach Drove, Lincolnshire, St. Polycarp. David Regan (2016).
Holbeach Hurn,
Lincolnshire, St. Luke. Another view, and an old plaque on the door indicating that the church dates to 1869, or soon after. Interior view, and the font. All David Regan (2017).
Holbeach St. John's,
Lincolnshire, St. John the Baptist. The church is said to lie exactly on the meridian. Another view, the interior and font. All David Regan (2016). Link.
Holbeach St. Mark,
Lincolnshire, St. Mark. David Regan (2017). Grade II listed.
Holbeach St. Matthew,
Lincolnshire, the former St. Matthew, now in residential use. David Regan (2017).
Holbeck, Leeds, West Yorkshire - see Leeds.
Holbeck, Nottinghamshire, St. Winifred (1913-16), a private chapel built for the Dukes of Portland. Another view. Both David Regan (2011). Link.
Holbeton, Devon, All Saints. SX 613 501. Dave Westrap. Link1. Link2.
Holborn, Greater London, St. Alban the Martyr on Brookes Street. Another view. TQ 312 818. Both Mehmood Naqshbandi. Link. Holborn Muslim Community Association on Brookes Court. TQ 311 817. Mehmood Naqshbandi, and reproduced from his website Muslims in Britain. Kingsgate Baptist Church on Catton Street, now closed. Situated in a very narrow lane, this church is difficult to photograph. Another view. Both Gervase N. E. Charmley. St. Peter (R.C., opened 1863) on Clerkenwell Road. Two interior views - 1, 2. All Chris Stafford (2013). Link.
Holcombe, Devon, the difficult to photograph St. George, on Holcombe Rd. SX 952 749. Andrew Ross.
Holden, Lancashire, Chapel. SD 771 496. Philip Kapp.
Holdenby, Northamptonshire, All Saints, which is now in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3, what appears to be the "ghost" of a brass, and the font. All  All David Regan (2017). Link. Grade II* listed.
Holdgate, Shropshire, Holy Trinity (O). Interior view. Both Aidan McRae Thomson. A fascinating church, which, though sadly in a poor condition, has much to interest the church student. The following are all Steve Bulman (2009) - the fine Norman doorway within the porch, another interior view, Sheila-na-gig, the superb font (1, 2, 3, 4).
Holkham, Norfolk, St. Withburga. The tower. Both Robin Peel. Link. The Chapel in Holkham Hall. TF 885 428. Steve Bulman (2012). Link.
Holford, Somerset, St. Mary the Virgin on Church Road. Two interior views - 1, 2. The list of rectors goes back to 1319. ST 157 411. All Mike Berrell (2014). Link. Grade II listed.
Hollesley, Suffolk, the former Methodist Chapel. Iris Maeers.
Hollinfare, Cheshire, St. Helen. SJ 695 910. Bruce Read. Link.
Hollingbourne, Kent, All Saints. Another view. 178 TQ 843 550. Both Dave Westrap. Another view. Geoff Watt. Link1. Link2.
Hollington, Derbyshire, the former Primitive Methodist Chapel (1847) on Main Street and Back Lane. It closed round about 1995 and was subsequently converted to residential use. SK 231 398. Richard Roberts (2014).
Hollington, Staffordshire, St. John. SK 059 388. Former Wesleyan Chapel (1874). SK 061 389. Both Mike Berrell.
Hollingworth, Greater Manchester, St. Mary, on Market Street. SK 005 961. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2, both Mike Berrell (2011). Methodist Church on Market Street. SK 007 963. Mike Berrell (2011). Interior view, Mike Berrell (2013). Link. The remains of the Methodist New Connexion Chapel (1871) on Spring Street. SK 004 963. Mike Berrell (2012).
Hollinsclough, Staffordshire, St. Agnes. Gervase advises that this was an 1841 barn conversion! Gervase N. E. Charmley (2011). Grade II listed- link. Methodist Chapel (Bethel, 1801) was built as Wesleyan. James Murray. Interior view. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2011).
Hollinwood, Oldham, Greater Manchester - see Oldham.
Hollow Meadow, South Yorkshire, Methodist Church. Gerard Charmley (2012).
Holloway, Derbyshire, Christ Church. Another view of this difficult-to-photograph church. Bruce Read. Methodist Church. Both James Murray.
Hollowell, Northamptonshire, St. James. Two interiors - 1, 2, and the font. All David Regan (2016). Link.
Holly Hall, Dudley, West Midlands - see Dudley.
Hollybank, Staffordshire, a derelict chapel. It has the look of Wesleyan about it, but can you confirm? Richard Roberts has advised that this was indeed Wesleyan, marked as such on the 1880 O.S. map. It stands on Maerway Lane. Peter Morgan (2015).
Hollybush, Herefordshire, All Saints, aka The Little Church on the Common, was built as a chapel of ease, consecrated in 1869. Became a parish church in its own right in 1911. Another view. Interior view. All James Murray.
Hollym, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Nicholas. Bill Henderson.
Holm, Norfolk, the ruins of the Abbey of St, Benet. Colin Waters. Another view. More of the ruins. The cross marks the site of the high altar. Both James Murray. Link1. Link2.
Holm (on Mainland), Orkney. Holm Church is now known as the East Mainland Church (CoS), the congregations of Deerness, Holm, and St. Andrew (at Tankerness) having united a few years ago. Deerness Church is being sold, as is St. Andrew. HY 504 019. Martin Briscoe.
Holmbridge, West Yorkshire, St. David. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link. Grade II listed - link.
Holmbury St. Mary, Surrey, St. Mary the Virgin. From an old postcard in Steve Bulman's Collection. Link.
Holme, Cambridgeshire, St. Giles. Another view, and another. All Jim Rushton. Link.
Holme, Cumbria, Holy Trinity. Methodist Church. Both Elaine Hindson. SD 524 788.
Holme, Nottinghamshire, St. Giles. Another view. Both David Regan (2010). Link1. Link2. Interior view, altar, font, and a fine tomb, all David Regan (2013). Grade I listed.
Holme Chapel, Lancashire,St. John the Divine (1788). SD 876 285. Stuart Mackrell.
Holme Cultram, Cumbria. See Abbeytown.
Holme Eden, Cumbria, St. Paul. Malcolm Minshaw. Link.
Holme Lacy, Herefordshire, St. Cuthbert. The superb Scudamore monuments. Both Tim Hollinghurst. Link.
Holme-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, St. Mary. Interior view and the font. What is believed to be the original font has survived. The door into the church from the porch has a niche above with a Virgin and Child. Is the statue modern? Impressive monument of 1607. TF 707 434. All Steve Bulman (2012). Link. Grade I listed - link.
Holme Pierrepoint, Nottinghamshire, St. Edmund. Another view, two fine monuments (1, 2), the altar and East window, and the font. All David Reagan (2013). Link1. Link2. Grade I listed.
Holme St. Cuthbert, Cumbria, dedicated to St. Cuthbert. Steve Bulman. NY 104 472. Link.
Holme upon Spalding Moor, East Riding of Yorkshire, dedicated to All Saints. Bill Henderson. Selby Road Methodist Church. James Murray. A mile or so south stands the isolated Bursea Chapel, built as a Chapel of Ease to All Saints in 1867-72, by Butterfield. Another view, the interior, and the font, all David Regan (2015). Link. Grade II listed.
Holmes, Lancashire, Methodist Church. Alan Hopkins.
Holmes Chapel, Cheshire.
Holmewood, Derbyshire, St. Alban. David Regan (2011).
Holmfirth, WYorks.
Holmpton, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Nicholas. James Murray.
Holne, Devon, St. Mary the Virgin. Another view. Both James Murray. Link.
Holnest, Dorset, Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Interior view. Both Marion Hall. Link. Grade I listed - link.
Holsworthy, Devon, St. Peter and St. Paul, showing lightning damage (probably from the strike in 1914 - which is mentioned in the link). From an old postcard in Reg Dosell's Collection. Methodist Church. Graeme Harvey (2011).
Holt, Norfolk.
Holt, Wiltshire, St. Katherine. Mark Summers.
Holt, Wrexham, St. Chad. Former Bethesda New Connexion Chapel (1853). Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (1865). The current Village Hall is probably the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, as listed in a C19 description of the village. All Gervase N. E. Charmley (2011).
Holtby, North Yorkshire, Holy Trinity. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link1. Link2.
Holton cum Beckering, Lincolnshire, All Saints. David Regan (2010). Another view, the interior, altar, and the font, all David Regan (2017). Link. Grade I listed.
Holton le Clay, Lincolnshire, St. Peter. Another view. Both David Regan (2013).
Holton-le-Moor, Lincolnshire, St. Luke. Dave Hitchborne.
Holton St. Mary, Suffolk, St. Mary. Interior view. TM 059 368. Both Mike Berrell. Link.
Holwell, Leicestershire, St. Leonard. Another view. Grade II* listed. The former Methodist Chapel. All David Regan (2015).
Holwick, Co. Durham, former Primitive Methodist Chapel. Steve Bruce.
Holy Cross, Worcestershire, St. Oswald and St. Wulstan (R.C.). Originally a Tudor malthouse, it was donated to the Catholic Church in 1926. Another view. SO 918 787. Both Chris Emms (2011).
Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey.
Holymoorside, Derbyshire, St. Peter. David thinks it may have started out as a school. Additional view. Link. U.R.C. Link. The former Primitive Methodist Chapel (1888). All David Regan (2015).
Holystone, Northumberland, St. Mary the Virgin. NT 955 026. Bill Henderson (2015). Excellent history here. Grade II listed.
Holywell, Flintshire.
Holywell, Northumberland, St. Mary. NZ 313 748. Bill Henderson (2012). Link.
Holywood, County Down.
Holywood, Dumfries & Galloway, Parish Church. Another view. Both James Murray (2009).
Homington, Wiltshire, St. Mary the Virgin. SU 122 260. Link. Grade II listed. The former Primitive Methodist Chapel (1877), now a private residence. SU 121 260. Both Les Needham.
Honeybourne, Worcestershire, St. Ecgwin. Interior view. Both Tudorbarlow (Flickr).
Honiley, Warwickshire, St. John the Baptist. Interior view. Both Aidan McRae Thomson. Link.
Honing, Norfolk, St. Peter & St. Paul. A C15 tower, the rest being C18. Interior view. Both Gerard Charmley (2015). Link1. Link2. Grade II* listed.
Honingham, Norfolk, St. Andrew (C). Two additional views - 1, 2, and the interior, taken through a window. All Chris Stafford (2013). Link. Grade II* listed.
Honington, Lincolnshire, St. Wilfrid on Main Street. Jim Parker. Link.
Honington, Warwickshire, dedicated to All Saints. The tower is much earlier than the rest of the building; the interior is splendid, with plaster work, marbles and carved wood. Steve Bulman. SP 262 427. Interior view. David Ware.
Honiton, Devon.
Honley, West Yorkshire, St. Mary the Virgin. SE 137 120. Link. The former Southgate Methodist Church, now a theatre. Trinity Methodist and United Reformed Church, originally Congregational. Link. Cemetery Chapel. All David Regan (2012).
Hoo St. Werburgh, Kent, St. Werburgh. TQ 783 718. Dave Westrap. An old postcard view (franked 1904). Tony Larkin Collection. Link1. Link2. Link3. Holy Family Church (R.C.) - thanks to Dave Westrap for the dedication. TQ 784 723. Geoff Watt. Link. Methodist Church. TQ 782 722. Dave Westrap.
Hooe, East Sussex,St. Oswald. Another view. The sun-dial. All Steve Bulman (2009). Link.
Hook, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Mary the Virgin. Bill Henderson. Another view. James Murray.
Hook, Pembrokeshire, U.R.C., originally Mount Zion Congregational Church (1852). SM 946 216. Gospel Mission (1919, re-built 1966) on Newtown Road. SM 979 110. Both Mike Berrell (2009).
Hook Norton, Oxfordshire, a fine church dedicated to St. Peter. The tower. SP 355 332. Both Steve Bulman. Interior view, Simon Edwards (2011).
Hoole, Chester, Cheshire - see Chester.
Hooton, Cheshire, St. Paul. SJ 370 767. Bruce Read.
Hooton Pagnall, South Yorkshire, All Saints. Bill Henderson. Two interior views - a column detail, and the pulpit, both Kenneth Paver.
Hooton Roberts, South Yorkshire, St. John. Bill Henderson. Another view. Jonathan Dabs.
Hop Pole, Lincolnshire, Methodist Church on Littleworth Drove. Built as Primitive Methodist in 1867, and re-erected in 1922 (date-stone). Interior view (through a window). TF 192 143. All Mike Berrell (2014).
Hope, Derbyshire, St. Peter. SK 172 836. Mike Berrell. The church is difficult to photograph well, owing to some very healthy yew trees. The spire and porch. Steve Bulman. The churchyard contains a headless Anglo-Saxon cross. Steve Bulman. Methodist Church, originally Wesleyan, dates from 1835. SK 173 836. Mike Berrell.
Hope, Flintshire, St. Cynfarch. Jane Marriott.
Hope (near New Romney), Kent, the remains of All Saints, abandoned to decay centuries ago. TR 049 258. Steve Bulman (2009).
Hope, Shropshire, Holy Trinity. Another view. SJ 340 015. Both John Bowdler.
Hope Bagot, Shropshire, St. John the Baptist. SO 588 740. Steve Bulman (2009). Link.
Hope Bowdler, Shropshire, St. Andrew. Interior view. Both Aidan McRae Thomson. Link.
Hope Cove, Devon, St. Clement. James Murray.
Hope under Dinmore, Herefordshire, the Chapel of Hampton Court Castle. Another view, the interior, and the ceiling. All Janet Gimber (2015). Link (for the castle).
Hopeman, Moray. Baptist Church. Both Martin Briscoe.
Hopkinstown, Rhondda Cynon Taff, St. David. Capel Rhondda Baptist Chapel (1852). Another view. Gervase advises that the hymn tune "Cwm Rhondda" was first sung here in 1907. All Gervase N. E. Charmley.
Hopton Bank, Shropshire, Methodist Church (1880). SO 621 768. Les Needham (2011).
Hopton Wafers, Shrops., St. Michael & All Angels. Dorothy Turley.
Hopwas, Staffordshire, St. Chad. Methodist Church. Both Bruce Read.
Horbling, Lincolnshire, St. Andrew, on High Street. TF 119 352. Michael Bourne. Two interior views- 1, 2, and a window, all Mike Berrell (2012). Link. Grade I listed - link.
Horbury, WYorks.
Horden, Co. Durham, St. Mary. Colin Coates. Link.
Hordle, Hampshire, All Saints. SZ 273 950. Dave Westrap. Link1. Link2.
Horeb, Chapel. SN 394 425. Mike Berrell.
Horfield, Ashley Down and Ashley Vale, Bristol (City), Bristol.
Horkstow, Lincolnshire, St. Maurice. Interior view. Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, now used as a garage. Thanks to Janet Gimber for the identification. All James Murray.
Horley, Oxfordshire, has the unusual dedication of St. Ethelreda. The west front. SP 417 441. Both Steve Bulman. Another view, the porch and door, priests door, carved tombstones, three interior views - 1, 2, 3, the gallery, wall-painting, the unusual painted pulpit, and the font. All John Bowdler (2013). Grade I listed.
Horley Woodhouse, Derbyshire, Methodist Church. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2011).
Hornby, Lancashire, St. Margaret. Steve Bulman. SD 585 687. Another view. Elaine Hindson. Another view, and an interior view, both Dennis Harper (2004). St. Mary (R.C., 1820). Elaine Hindson. A close-up of one of the busts flanking the entrance, and an interior view, both Chris Stafford (2013). Link.
Hornby (north of Northallerton), North Yorkshire, the former Methodist Church, built as Wesleyan in 1927 to replace an 1835 building nearby (at NZ 3625 0555), now demolished. NZ 362 055. It was closed in 2009 owing to structural problems (see here). Peter Morgan.
Hornby (west of Northallerton), North Yorkshire, St. Mary, the oldest surviving work of which is circa 1080 (lower stages of the tower). Another view, and an interior view. SD 222 938. All Alan Blacklock (2010). Grade I listed.
Horncastle, Lincolnshire, St. Mary. Dave Hitchborne. Another view. David Regan (2011). Link1. Link2.
Hornchurch, Greater London, St. Andrew. From an old postcard in Reg Dosell's Collection. Link.
Horndon-on-the-Hill, Essex, St. Peter and St. Paul. Brian Thompson. Two views Roger Heap, 1, 2. Link.
Horning, Norfolk, St. Benedict. Another view. Interior view. All James Murray. Link. Broadland Gospel Hall. Geoff Watt.
Horninghold, Leicestershire, St. Peter.  George Weston. Another view, two interior views - 1, 2, the font, and an attractive door, all Dennis Harper (2011). Link. Grade II* listed - link.
Horningblow, Staffordshire, Church of St. John the Divine (1866, by Edwin Holmes), on Horninglow Road North. SK 241 251. Link. The former United Free Methodist Mission and Sunday School (1898) on Carlton Street is now a Doctors' Surgery. SK 237 248. Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses (1986) on Dover Road. SK 240 251. The tiny Christian Spiritualist Church on Horninglow Road and Farm Road, was built as a National School in 1846. SK 240 251. All Richard Roberts (2016).
Horningtoft, Norfolk, St. Edmund on Church Road, which dates from C13, with later additions and alterations. TF 9360 230. Richard Roberts (2015). Link. Grade II* listed.
Horns Cross, Kent, Stone Pentecostal Church (now closed). Alan K. Taylor.
Hornsea, ERYorks.
Hornsey, Greater London.
Hornton, Oxfordshire, dedicated to St. John the Baptist (O). The tower. SP 393 450. Both Steve Bulman. Another view, the porch, priest's door, two interior views - 1, 2, the pulpit, two examples of the wall paintings - 1, 2, and the very fine Norman font. All John Bowdler (2013). Link. Grade I listed. The Methodist Church (built as Primitive Methodist in 1884) shares services with St. John. Another view. Both John Bowdler (2013).
Horrabridge, Devon, St. John the Baptist. From an old postcard in
Reg Dosell's Collection. Link.
Horringer, Suffolk, St. Leonard. TL 825 620. Dave Westrap. Link1. Link2. Link3.
Horsedowns, Cornwall, the 1862 Wesleyan Methodist Church. SW 617 341. Paul E. Barnett (2016).
Horsehouse, North Yorkshire, St. Botolph. Interior view. Wesleyan Chapel, dating from 1828. All Alan Blacklock.
Horsell, Woking, Surrey, St. Mary the Virgin. Barbara Barklem. SU 997 592. An old postcard view, from Reg Dosell's Collection. Link
Horsenden, Buckinghamshire, St. Michael & All Angels. Another view. SP 793 029. Both Les Needham. Link.
Horsey, Norfolk, All Saints. Another view, two interior views - 1, 2, and the font. TG 457 230. All Steve Bulman (2012). Link. Grade II* listed - link.
Horsforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire - see Leeds.
Horsham, North Yorkshire, St. John. James Murray.
Horsham, West Sussex.
Horsington, Lincolnshire, All Saints. An old postcard from Reg Dosell's Collection, and originally in the "Unknown" section. Although originally thought to be one of several Holbeach's,  Janet Gimber has shown that it is in fact of Horsington. Note the changes to the building's appearance (compare with this link), particularly the windows in the tower.
Horsley, Gloucestershire, St. Martin. David and Pat Halliday. Two further views - 1, 2, an interior, and the altar, all Simon Edwards (2011). Grade II* listed - link.
Horsley, Nthumb. (Ovingham parish), dedication unknown. Bill Henderson.
Horsley, Nthumb. (Elsdon parish), Holy Trinity.  Link. Bill Henderson.
Horsmonden, Kent, St. Margaret. TQ 703 382. Link. Methodist Church. TQ 786 439. Both Geoff Watt.
Horsted Keynes, West Sussex, St. Giles. From a 19th century engraving, courtesy of the Colin Waters Collection. An old postcard view, from Reg Dosell's Collection. Link.
Horton, Dorset, St. Wolfrida - an interior view from an old postcard in Judy Flynn's Collection, previously in the Unknown section, and identified by Simon Davies. Link. Grade I listed.
Horton, Gloucestershire, St. James the Elder. Another view. Both Janet Gimber (2011). Grade I listed. Horton Court is a C12 manor house, now in the care of the National Trust. An upper floor was added in the early years of the 18th century, creating a secret Catholic Chapel. Another view, and the stairs to the chapel. ST 766 850. All Carole Sage (2011). Link.
Horton, Northumberland, St. Mary the Virgin. NZ 275 796. Bill Henderson (2012). Grade II listed - link.
Horton, Somerset, St. Peter (1900) on Hanning Road. Two interiors - 1, 2, and an attractive modern window. . ST 324 149. Link. Broadway Hill Methodist Church on Pound Road. ST 321 149. Link. All Mike Berrell (2014).
Horton Green, Bradford, West Yorkshire - see Bradford.
Horton-in-Craven, Lancashire, Higher Paradise Congregational Chapel, or Horton Congregational Church. SD 856 502. Philip Kapp. Another view, Alan Marsden (2016), who advises that Salem Congregational Chapel (see Rimington, below) was founded as an off-shoot from Paradise Chapel, in 1816. Link.
Horton in Ribblesdale, North Yorkshire, St. Oswald. Bill Henderson. Another view. Interior view. Both Alan Blacklock.
Horton Kirby, Kent, St. Mary, which is heavily screened by trees. TQ 562 685. Dave Westrap. Link1. Link2. Fairhavens Mission at Horton Coverts. Alan Taylor.
Horton-cum-Studley, Oxfordshire, dedicated to St. Barnabas. SP 593 125. Steve Bulman.
Horwich, GMan.
Hose, Leicestershire, St. Michael & All Angels. Another view. Both David Regan (2011). Link. Grade II* listed - link.
Hoswick, Mainland, Shetland, former Gospel Hall. Tim Flitcroft (2012).
Hotham, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Oswald. SE 894 345. Tim Pickles. Interior view. Stained glass window. Both James Murray. Former Chapel on Main Street and Amen Lane, now a private residence. James Murray. Janet Gimber has advised that this was Primitive Methodist, later Methodist.
Hothfield, Kent, St. Margaret. TQ 969 445. Geoff Watt. Link.
Hoton, Leicestershire, the former St. Leonard, now a private residence. David Regan (2012). A comprehensive history here, with some old photos. Grade II listed - link.
Hotwells, Bristol (City), Bristol.
Hough, Cheshire, the former Methodist Church (1860), now used as external storage for the PM museum in Englesea Brook (q.v.). Sandy Calder.
Hough on the Hill, Lincolnshire, All Saints. Marion Hall. Two further views - 1, 2, two interiors - 1, 2, the altar and font, all David Regan (2012). Link. Grade I listed - link.
Hougham, Lincolnshire, All Saints. Marion Hall. Another view, David Regan (2012). Link. Grade I listed - link.
Hougham, Kent, St. Laurence the Martyr. TR 278 400. Geoff Watt.
Hougharry, North Uist, Western Isles, Kilmuir Old Church. Martin Briscoe.
Houghton, Cambridgeshire, St. Mary. Methodist Church. Both Jim Rushton.
Houghton, Cumbria, St. John the Evangelist. Steve Bulman. NY 408 598. Link.
Houghton Conquest, Bedfordshire, All Saints. TL 043 414. Bill McKenzie. Interior view, from an old postcard in Judy Flynn's Collection. Grade I listed.
Houghton le Side, Durham, Methodist Church. Martin Briscoe.
Houghton le Spring, Tyne & Wear.
Houghton on the Hill, Leicestershire, St. Catharine.  George Weston. Another view, David Regan (2017). Grade II* listed. Methodist Church.  George Weston.
Houghton-on-the-Hill, Norfolk, St, Mary. The link at left takes you to a Daily Mail article, brought to my attention by David Regan, and it is inspiring and disturbing in equal measure. Please read! Link1. Link2.
Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire, All Saints. TL 018 239. Interior view. Both from old postcards in Judy Flynn's Collection. Link. Grade I listed.
Houghton St. Giles, Norfolk, St. Giles, on Fakenham Road. Of C13 origin, though largely re-built in 1870, today it is Anglo-Catholic. TF 923 353. Chapel of St. Catherine (or Slipper Chapel, R.C.) on Gray's Lane dates from the fourteenth century. TF 920 353. Both Richard Roberts (2015). Another view, and the interior, both Peter Morgan (2016). National Shrine of Our Lady at Walsingham (R.C.). Interior view, and the Holy Ghost Chapel. All Peter Morgan (2016).
Hounslow, Greater London, Hounslow Jamia Masjid and Islamic Centre on Wellington Road South (interior view). TQ 130 746. Mehmood Naqshbandi, and reproduced from his website Muslims in Britain.
Hove, East Sussex.
Hoveringham, Nottinghamshire, St. Michael. David Regan (2011). Link. Grade II listed - link.
Hoveton, Norfolk, St. John the Baptist. Geoff Watt. Link.
Hovingham, North Yorkshire, All Saints. Two interior views - 1, 2 - note the Viking Cross in the latter. Link. Grade II* listed. Methodist Church, built as Wesleyan in 1815. Link. All Gerard Charmley (2015).
How, Orkney (on Sanday), the remains of the former Cross Parish Church. HY 654 392. Martin Briscoe.
How Caple, Herefordshire, St. Andrew and St. Mary. Another view. Interior view. The Lady Chapel. All James Murray. Link.
Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, the Minster, Bill Henderson. Another view, David Regan (2016). Interior view, James Murray. Link. Grade I listed. Church of the Sacred Heart (R.C.). James Murray. Methodist Church. James Murray.
Huggate, St. Mary. James Murray.

Howdon, Tyne & Wear, St. Mark's U.R.C. on Tynemouth Road. NZ 323 671. Bill Henderson (2012).
Howell, Lincolnshire, St. Oswald. TF 135 462. Dave Hitchborne. Two interior views - 1, 2, both Mike Berrell (2012). An old engraving from 1875, from the Colin Waters Collection. Link. Grade II* listed.
Howes Wick, Orkney (Mainland), Old Parish Church. HY 511 007. Martin Briscoe.
Howey, Powys, St. David. Another view. Both John Bowdler. Providence Baptist Chapel (1853) on Chapel Road. SO 056 588. Richard Roberts (2016).
Howgill, Cumbria, Holy Trinity. Another view. Both Peter Amsden.
Howgill, North Yorkshire, the former Methodist Church. Built as Primitive Methodist in 1836, it closed in the 1990's. SE 0605 5935. Martin Richter (2014). Link.
Howsham, Lincolnshire, the former Methodist Chapel, built as primitive Methodist in 1838 OR 1858 (according to this link), and now in residential use. I can't find anything on-line to decide between these two dates. David Regan (2017).
Howsham, North Yorkshire, St. John - grade I listed (1859-60). Two further views - 1, 2. All David Regan (2011). Interior view, Mike Forbester. Link.
Howth, Co. Dublin, St. Mary's Abbey. Link. Church of the Assumption (R.C.). Interior view. Link. All John Balaam (2016).
Howwood, Parish Church, Renfrewshire. Christ the King (R.C.). Both Martin Briscoe.
Hoxton, Greater London, Salvation Army. Rob Brettle.
Hoy (on the island of Hoy), Orkney, Church of Scotland. HY 233 037. Burial ground and old chapel. HY 236 046. Both Martin Briscoe.
Hoyland, South Yorkshire, St. Peter. Bill Henderson. St. Helen (R.C.). SE 369 005. Michael Bourne.
Hoylandswaine, South Yorkshire, St. John the Evangelist. Bill Henderson. The former Beathel Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (1807) - Beathel is the correct spelling! Gerard Charmley.

Hubberholme, North Yorkshire, St. Michael and All Angels. Steve Watson. Another view, Bill McKenzie. And another, and an  interior view, both Alan Blacklock. Another view, four interiors - 1, 2, 3, 4, and the font, all Dennis Harper (2016). Link. Grade II* listed.
Hubberston, Pembrokeshire, St. David, at The Green. SM 891 062. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.
Huby (near Harrogate), North Yorkshire, Methodist Church. Bill Henderson. An old postcard view, from Judy Flynn's Collection. The card was posted in 1904.
Huccaby (near Hexworthy), Devon, St. Raphael. Interior view. Originally built as a church and school, some of the old school desks are still in use as pews. According to this link, the dedication is unique in Britain. Both James Murray.
Hucking, Kent, St. Margaret. TQ 844 583. Geoff Watt.
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.
Huddington, Worcestershire, St. James. Two interior views - 1, 2. All Peter Morgan (2012). Link. Grade I listed - link.
Huggate, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Mary. James Murray.
Hugglescote, Leicestershire, St. John the Baptist. Graeme Harvey.
Hughenden, Buckinghamshire, St. Michael & All Angels. SU 864 955. Derek Collier. Two interior views, both Dave Westrap - 1, 2. The Disraeli monument, pulpit and font, all Janet Gimber (2014). Link1. Link2. Link3. Grade II* listed.
Hugus, Cornwall, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel. SW 773 438. Paul E. Barnett (2017).
Huish, Devon, St. James. From an old postcard in Reg Dosell's Collection.
Hulcote, Bedfordshire, St. Nicholas. Bedfordshire and Luton Archives & Records Service (2011). Link.
Hulcott, Buckinghamshire, All Saints. Bill McKenzie.
Hull, ERYorks.
Hulland, Derbyshire, Christ Church. Interior view. SK 249 478. Both Bruce Read. Link. Bourne Methodist Church (originally Primitive Methodist, 1821), named for the Primitive Methodist pioneer, Hugh Bourne. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2011).
Hulme, Manchester, Greater Manchester.
Hulme End, Staffordshire, former Primitive Methodist Chapel, built 1834, now derelict. James Murray. Identified by Janet Gimber, who also advised of this link.
Hulme Walfield, Cheshire, St. Michael. SJ 845 650. Len Brankin.
Hulne Priory (or Abbey) - see Alnwick.
Humberston, Lincolnshire, St. Peter. Alan Blacklock. Link.
Humberstone, Leicester, Leicestershire - see Leicester.
Humbie, East Lothian, Humbie Kirk (CoS). Another view. Both Steve Bulman. Link.
Humbleton, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Peter. James Murray.
Humshaugh, Northumberland, St. Peter. Another view, and an interior view. NY 920 714. All John Hall.
Huncoat, Lancashire, St. Augustine. John Balaam (2011). Our Lady (R.C.). SD 776 309. Methodist Church (built as Wesleyan, 1869). SD 775 309. Both Philip Kapp. Another view of the now closed church, Mike Berrell (2014).
Huncote, Leicestershire,
Hundleby, Lincolnshire, St. Mary. Dave Hitchborne. Another view, the interior and font. All David Regan (2016). Link. Grade II listed. The former Methodist Chapel, now in residential use.
Hundleton, Pembrokeshire, St. David (CiW). SM 954 002. Mike Berrell.
Hundon, Suffolk, All Saints (interior view). The church was re-built following a fire in 1914 - see here for a news item a century later, including photos showing the devastation, and an exterior following the re-building. Two additional interiors - 1, 2. All photos taken through windows, Chris Stafford (2013). Link.
Hungarton, Leicestershire, St. John the Baptist. From an old postcard in
Reg Dosell's Collection. A modern view, David Regan (2017). Grade II* listed.
Hungerford, Berkshire, St. Lawrence. Interior view. Both Tim Hollinghurst. The Wesleyan Methodist Church on Charnham Street was closed in 1970, and demolished the following year. From an old postcard in Judy Flynn's collection.
Hunmanby, North Yorkshire, All Saints. David Regan (2011). Another view, David Regan (2016). Link. Grade II* listed. Cross Hill Methodist Church, David Regan (2016). Link.
Hunningham, Warwickshire, St. Margaret. Interior view. Both Aidan McRae Thomson. Two further views - 1, 2, and an interior view, all John Bowdler.
Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, St. Dunstan. TL 418 127.
Chalmers Cursley. Link.
Hunsingore, North Yorkshire, St. John the Baptist. Graham Pickles. Interior view, and a rose window, both Kenneth Paver (2012). Link.
Hunslet, Leeds, West Yorkshire - see Leeds.
Hunsonby, Cumbria, the former Methodist Chapel, now a private residence. Bryan Grey.
Hunstanton, Norfolk.
Hunstanworth, Co. Durham, St. James (1862). Two interior views - 1, 2. NY 949 490. All Mike Berrell (2012). Two additional views - 1, 2, both Bill Henderson (2013). Link. Grade II listed.

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, All Saints. Graeme Harvey. Link. St. Mary. TL 241 718. Janice Tostevin. Two additional views, both Jim Rushton, 1, 2. Link.
Huntington, Staffordshire, St. Thomas on Stafford Road. Two additional views - 1, 2. All Dennis Harper (2013). Link.
Huntley, Gloucestershire, St. John the Baptist. Graeme Harvey. Link.
Hunton, Hampshire, St. James. Interior. SU 482 396. Philip Kapp. Link.
Hunton, North Yorkshire, the former St. John. Another view. SE 1917 9270. A house now occupies the site of St. Teresa (R.C.), although the footprint isn't identical. This BBC entry gives its dates as 1932-81. The date of demolition is so far uncertain. The National Archive entry refers to registers for the years 1933-1974. SE 1866 9232. Methodist Church. Another view. SE 1905 9265. All Howard Richter (2014).
Hunts Cross, Merseyside, St. Hilda. SJ 431 852. Link. St. Columba (U.R.C.). SJ 427 849. St. Andrew (R.C.). on Portway. SJ 435 850. All Don Tomkinson.
Hurley, Berkshire, St. Mary the Virgin. Another view. SU 825 840. Both John and Judy Flynn. Interior view, from an old postcard in Judy Flynn's collection. Link. Grade II* listed.
Hurley, Warwickshire, The Resurrection. Aidan McRae Thomson. Link (still under construction).
Hurlford, East Ayrshire, Church of Scotland, built as a Free Church in 1857. Another view. NS 4541 3708. Link1. Link2. Grade C(S) listed, which says that the organ is a particularly fine instrument. The former Hurlford Kirk (1875) on Main Road. The congregation merged with that of the Free Church in 1996, whereupon this church closed. Two additional views - 1, 2. Grade B listed. NS 4525 3718. St. Paul (R.C.) on Galston Road. Another view. A school in 1896 and 1910 (from old maps), This link says the building dates from the 1850's, but this one says 1883. The Scottish Catholic Archives website holds registers from 1883. NS 4580 3695. The former United Presbyterian Church (1897-8) on Mauchline Road, now converted to residential use. From map evidence, it was built after 1896, and before 1910,when it shows as United Free. This source quotes Hansard (1948), from which "has been derelict for 16 years". It also says that it was in use as a hostel during WWII. What other use was made of it between 1932 and 2007 is at present unclear. NS 4554 3665. All Martin Richter (2013).
Hursley, Hampshire, All Saints. This postcard (from Reg Dosell's Collection, previously in the "Unknown section) is clearly marked as Horsley Church, but I was unable to connect it to any of the several Horsley's around the country. Both Bill Davison and Janet Gimber have shown that it is of All Saints, Hursley. This link shows the church as re-built by John Keble, but the spire was removed and other changes made in 1959. A modern photo shows it looking more like the church it was before the Keble work was carried out.
Hurst, Berkshire, St. Nicholas. SU 794 729. From an old postcard in Judy Flynn's collection.
Hurst Green, Lancashire, St. John the Evangelist (1838). SD 681 378. Steve Bulman. Another view, Stuart Mackrell. Cemetery Chapel. SD 684 384. Philip Kapp. Nearby stands Stonyhurst College, and the Chapel of St. Peter. Stuart Mackrell. Another view, and two interiors - 1, 2, all Mike Berrell (2016). Link. Grade I listed. St. Joseph (R.C.) on Whalley Road. Interior view. SD 688 381. Both Mike Berrell (2016). Link.
Hurstbourne Priors, Hampshire, St. Andrew. SU 439 466. Chris Kippin. Link. Grade II* listed.
Hurstierpoint, West Sussex.
Hurstwood, Lancashire, Hurstwood Church (Christian non-denominational) was originally Baptist (1870). SD 882 314. Stuart Mackrell. Link.
Husbands Bosworth, Leics.
Husborne Crawley, Bedfordshire, St. James. Bill McKenzie.
Husthwaite, North Yorkshire, St. Nicholas. Bill Henderson. Two additional views - 1, 2. both David Regan (2012). Link. Grade II* listed - link. Methodist Chapel, David Regan (2012). Link.
Huttoft, Lincolnshire, St. Margaret. David Regan (2016). Link. Grade I listed.
Hutton, Essex, All Saints. Bill McKenzie.
Hutton, Somerset, St. Mary the Virgin. ST 352 585. Andrew Ross.
Hutton Bonville, North Yorkshire, St. Lawrence. Bill Henderson.
Hutton Buscel, North Yorkshire, St. Matthew. Another view. Both David Regan (2011). Another view, two interiors - 1, 2, the chancel, and monuments to Bishop Osbaldeston (Bishop of, among other places, Carlisle, so as a native, I had at least heard of him) and his wife, all David Regan (2016). Link. Grade I listed.
Hutton Cranswick, East Riding of Yorkshire, St. Peter. Bill Henderson. Another view. Jack Nicholson.
Hutton End, Cumbria. Steve Bulman. NY 449 386.
Hutton Henry, Durham, St. Francis; built as a WWII war memorial. Bill Henderson.
Hutton Magna, Co. Durham, St. Mary. Alan Blacklock.
Hutton-in-the-Forest, Cummbria, St. James (C). Two additional views - 1, 2. NY 45950 36446. Steve Bulman (2017). Link.
Hutton-le-Hole, North Yorkshire, St. Chad. Bill Henderson.
Hutton Roof, Cumbria, St. John. Elaine Hindson. Three further views - 1, 2, 3, all Roger Heap (2012). Link. Grade II listed - linkWesleyan Methodist Chapel. Both Elaine Hindson.
Hutton Rudby, North Yorkshire, All Saints. Bill Henderson. Another view, the interior and font, all David Regan (2016). Methodist Church, David Regan (2015). Link.
Huttons Ambo, North Yorkshire, St. Margaret of Scotland. David Regan (2015). Link.
Huxley, Cheshire, Methodist Church, re-built in 1861. SJ 512 615. Martin Briscoe. Another view, Sandy Calder.

Hyde, GMan.
Hyde Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire.
Hyson Green, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire - see Nottingham.
Hyssington, Powys, St. Etheldreda. Two further views - 1, 2. Two interior views - 1, 2, the font, altar, and pulpit. Hyssington Methodist Church, originally Primitive Methodist. The roundel below the roof apex has an inscription, and a barely readable date, which may be 1889. All John Bowdler (2010).
Hythe, Hampshire,  St. John the Baptist. SU 424 078. Graeme Wall.
Hythe, Kent.

 

 
 

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