The Churches of Britain and Ireland
|Clevedon, including Walton St.
Mary , Somerset
Clevedon Court Chapel. Clevedon Court is a National Trust property, a C14 manor house. The chapel, along with the great hall, are the oldest surviving parts. Another view. ST 4225 7157. Both © Carole Sage (2016). Interior view, © Janet Gimber (2017). Link. Grade I listed.
Clevedon Evangelical Church meets in the Y.M.C.A. building on Marsdon Road. ST 40773 71165. © Carole Sage (2017).
Clevedon Family Church (Evangelical), Elton House, on Albert Road. ST 4053 7158. © Carole Sage (2016).
Friends' Meeting House (1868) on Albert Road. ST 4052 7149. © Carole Sage (2016).
A house on Hill Road was used at one time as a Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. It has subsequently reverted back to residential use. ST 40675 71757. © Carole Sage (2017).
Kenn Road Methodist Church. Founded in 1949, originally in two old army huts, the present church was built in 1990, with the rearward extension added in 1999. Another view. ST 4083 7032. Both © Carole Sage (2016).
Kingsley Hall, on Old Street. Andrew says it doesn't look or feel like a church, but it's so marked on OS maps. ST 414 714. © Andrew Ross. Mike Berrell has advised that (amongst others) Clevedon Spiritualist Church (S.N.U) meet here, and provided this link.
The former Linden Road Methodist Church on Lower Linden Road and Sunnyside Road. The congregation dates back at least as far as 1880, and joined with Christ Church in 2005, as an ecumenical partnership, where they now worship. The building was subsequently redeveloped as flats. Another view. ST 4078 7136. Both © Carole Sage (2016).
Living Waters Church meet at Clevedon School. ST 4154 7231. © Carole Sage (2016).
A Mission Church was built on Kenn Road some time between 1884 and 1904 (from old map evidence). The site was redeveloped by 1930, and Carole's photo shows the houses which now stand on the site. Can you supply any additional information? ST 40876 70774. © Carole Sage (2017).
St. Andrew's Church cemetery chapel. ST 393 707. © Andrew Ross.
St. John, on St. John's Road. ST 407 712. © Andrew Ross.
St. Mary, at Walton St. Mary, stands on the site of a medieval church, though it had a Saxon predecessor. The present building (apart from the lower, medieval parts of the tower) dates from the 19th century. ST 40957 72615. © Graeme Harvey (2010). Three additional views - 1, 2, 3, gargoyles, the golden cockerel weather-vane, two interiors - 1, 2, the angels on the hammer beams, three windows - 1, 2, 3, the chancel and chancel arch (showing the rood beam, a gift from parishioners as a thanksgiving for peace after WWII), the stone pulpit, altar, and the font. A statue on the North porch is said to have come from the old church. The list of rectors goes back to 1315. All © Carole Sage (2017). Link. Grade II listed.
Chapel Services are held in The Hawthorns Retirement Home. ST 4009 7141. © Carole Sage (2016).
Unknown former church on Hill Road, now a nursing home. ST 406 717. © Andrew Ross. Janet Gimber has advised that this was Congregational, and later U.R.C.
15 February 2018
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