The Churches of Britain and Ireland

  Heywood, Greater Manchester

Heywood on Wikipedia.
 

All Souls (1898-9) on Rochdale Road East. SD 866 110. Rodney Hall. Another view. Mike Berrell. Two interiors - 1, 2, and a drawing of the church, reproduced by kind permission of the Curate. The bright patches are caused by reflections on the glazing of the picture. It is interesting in showing the church as it was before the addition of the tower. All Mike Berrell (2014). Another view, Mike Berrell (2016), who advises that the church is scheduled to close  in the Spring of 2016. Grade II listed - which says that the tower was added in 1908.

Christian Spiritualist Church on Hornby Street. Interior view. Demolition of the current building was planned, with a new church to be built on the same site, with flats above. SD 857 106. Both Mike Berrell. The new church was not built however, and the congregation now meet at Sandon House on Taylor Street. SD 855 108. Mike Berrell (2014). Link.

Heywood Baptist Chapel on Rochdale Road. SD 859 107. Mike Berrell.

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses on Taylor Street. SD 855 107. Mike Berrell.

Mortuary Chapel at Heywood Cemetery. Former mortuary chapel, now used by cemetery staff. SD 871 118. Both Mike Berrell.

New Jerusalem Church (Swedenborgian) on Pine Street. SD 857 106. Mike Berrell.

Our Lady and St. Paul (R.C., 1969). on Argyle Street, Darnhill. SD 835 103. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2, Mike Berrell (2016). A news item on proposed church closures.

St. James on Tower Street. SD 8515 1064. Rodney Hall. Another view, Mike Berrell. Another view, Mike Berrell (2014). Mike advises that the church had to close, and the congregation now meet in the former church hall, also on Tower Street - which is now part church, part hall. Mike Berrell (2014). See this news story. Grade II listed.

St. John the Evangelist on Manchester Road, Hopwood. SD 863 099. Rodney Hall. Another view. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2. The list of curates commences in 1866. All Mike Berrell (2014).

St. Joseph the Worker (R.C., 1916) on Mary Street. Mike Berrell (2014). A wall mosaic of the saint. SD 855 106. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2, Mike Berrell (2016).

St. Luke on York Street. SD 856 108. Rodney Hall. Another view. Mike Berrell. Two interiors - 1, 2, and the East Window; the list of incumbents commences in 1634, all Mike Berrell (2014). Link. Grade II* listed.

St. Margaret on Heys Lane. Interior view. SD 842 104. Both Mike Berrell.

Former Salvation Army Hall (now a fitness club). Rob Brettle.

Trinity Methodist Church on Earl Street. SD 854 108. Mike Berrell.


 

 

 
 

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14 March 2017

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