The Churches of Britain and Ireland
Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, Greater Manchester
Chorlton Central Church (Baptist and U.R.C.) on Barlow Moor Rd. SJ 818 936. © Mike Berrell. Since Mike took his photo, the church has undergone a major refurbishment. The following photos are all © Ian Brewerton (2015) - 1, 2, interiors 1, 2, and Mike has also been back - two further interiors - 1, 2, both © Mike Berrell (2015).
Gita Bhavan Hindu Temple, formerly Congregational Church, on Wilbraham Road. SJ 831 941. © Mike Berrell.
Manchester Crematorium New Chapel (1954) and Old Chapel (1892) on Barlow Moor Road. New Chapel interior view, and another. Old Chapel interiors, 1, 2, 3, and the organ. Manchester Crematorium was only the second to open in Great Britain (Woking was the first). SJ 826 926. All © Mike Berrell.
The former Primitive Methodist Chapel, now the Manchester Centre for Buddhist Meditation on High Lane. SJ 813 937. © Mike Berrell.
St. Barnabas, on Hardy Lane. SJ 817 927. © Mike Berrell.
Southern Cemetery Burial Chapels (4), Barlow Moor Road. West Chapel (Non-conformist), East Chapel (R.C.), North Chapel (CoE), and view inside through the door. Ohel (Jewish). SJ 828 926. All © Mike Berrell. Interior view of the Ohel, and two of the North Chapel - 1, 2, all © Mike Berrell (2010).
The former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (1826) on Beech Road, due (2008) to undergo redevelopment. The sad graveyard. SJ 814 936. Both © Mike Berrell. Mike has informed me (July 2010) that this is now a curry house. In 2012 the graveyard showed no signs of improvement. The former church as it appears in 2012. Both © Mike Berrell (2012). Link.
03 June 2006
© Steve Bulman