The Churches of Britain and Ireland

  Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

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Churches at Almondbury, Bolster Moor, Bradley, Crosland Moor, Dalton, Fixby, Golcar, Lindley, Lockwood, Longley and Lowerhouses, Longwood, Marsh, Milnsbridge, Moldgreen (inc. Aspley), New North Road/Trinity Street, Newsome (incl. Berry Brow and Taylor Hill), Oakes, Paddock, Primrose Hill, Rashcliffe, Rawthorpe, Scapegoat Hill, Waterloo.
 

Ammadiyya Centre on Lower Fitzwilliam Street. David Regan (2012).

Baptist Church on Moor Hill Road, Salendine Nook. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.

Cemetery Chapel at Edgerton. Steven Hill.

Christ Church on Woodhouse Hill. SE 153 190. Bill Henderson (2014). Link.

Christian Fellowship (2009) on St. Thomas Road, also known as Cathedral House. The old building still stands on Northumberland Street. Both David Regan (2012). Link1. Link2.

Church of Good Fellowship on Sheepridge Road. SE 155 192. Bill Henderson (2014).

Crosland Hill Methodist Church. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.

Elim Pentecostal Church on Merton Street. David Regan (2012). Link.

New Testament Church of God, originally Great Northern Street Congregational Church. David Regan (2012).

The former Huddersfield Methodist Mission (1970-2000), on King Street, was subject to a Compulsory Purchase Order in 1998. The new church on Lord Street opened in June 2000. Another view. All Cyril D. Blount. Link.

Huddersfield Spiritualist Church on Old Leeds Road. David Regan (2012). Link.

The former Milton Congregational Church on Queen Street South is now part of the University. Another view. Both David Regan (2012).

Mount Methodist Church. David Regan (2012). Link.

Our Lady of Lourdes (R.C.) on Bracken Hall Road and Sheepridge Road. SE 152 192. Bill Henderson (2014). Link.

The former St. Mark on Old Leeds Road, now in commercial use. David Regan (2012).

St. Paul on Queensgate, 1829, now serves as the University Chapel and as a Concert Hall.

St. Peter, dating from 1836. Stan Walker.

St. Thomas dates from 1859 and designed by George Gilbert Scott for the mill-owning Starkey family. Stan Walker.

Former Salvation Army Hall, on Prospect Street. Rob Brettle.

Sikh Temple, on Prospect Street. Rob Brettle.

The former Wesleyan Chapel on Queen St. It was reputedly the largest of its kind when opened in 1819. Now used as a theatre. Stan Walker.

Westwood Christian Centre, at Westwood was originally an Anglican Mission Church. David Regan (2012). Link.


Almondbury.
All Hallows. Another view. Both Ina Penneyston. Link. Grade I listed - link.
Almondbury Methodist Church on Westgate. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link. Its predecessor was St. John's Chapel - image on an external website.

Bolster Moor.
Bolster Moor Baptist Chapel was previously known as Sunny Bank Baptist Chapel. David Regan (2012). My appreciation to Nicholas Wilde for clarifying the names of this (and teh next) chapel.
The former Clough Head Baptist Chapel on Meeting House Lane is now in residential use. David Regan (2012).

Bradley
St. Andrew (1870) at Bradley Mills. David advises that this church was originally CoE, then R.C., and has since been sold. SE 172 201. David Regan (2012). This link has lots of photos of the church in its present dilapidated state.
The former St. Thomas on Station Road, now in use as a gym. David Regan (2011). Another view, Bill Henderson (2014). Link.

Crosland Moor.
Church of the Seventh-day Adventist. Janet Gimber has advised that before the church took over, this was an infants school. David Regan (2012). Link.
St. Barnabas. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.

Dalton.
The Baptist Church actually stands in Rawthorpe. David Regan (2012). Link.
English Martyr's (R.C.) on Teddington Avenue. David Regan (2012). Link.
St. Paul (Methodist) stands only a short distance from the Moldgreen Wesleyan Chapel (see below). David Regan (2012). Link.
The New Church on Long Lane (Denomination?). David Regan (2012).

Fixby
St Francis Church and Community Hall (1953-4). SE 142 202. Bill Henderson (2014).


Golcar.
Baptist Church (1896). David Regan (2012). Link.
Providence Methodist Church. David Regan (2012). Link.
St. John. Steven Hill.

Lindley.
The former Free Methodist Chapel on Thorncliff Street has been converted into flats. David Regan (2012).
Lindley Methodist Church. David Regan (2012). Interior view. Cyril D. Blount. Link.
St Stephen at Lindley. SE 118 181. Paul Brown. Link.
The former Zion Chapel on Lidget Street, now in commercial use. David Regan (2012).

Lockwood.
Baptist Church. David Regan (2012). Link.
The former Emmanuel Church, now in residential use. Another view. Both David Regan (2012).
The Mosque on Bentley Street was previously Methodist. David Regan (2012).
The former Mount Pleasant Methodist Church on Mount Street. David Regan (2012).

Longley and Lowerhouses.
Longley and Lowerhouses Community Church. David Regan (2012). Link.
The former St. Mary's Mission Church at Lowerhouses, now a school. David Regan (2012).

Longwood.
Parkwood Methodist Church (1869) on Parkwood Road. David Regan (2012). Link.
Quarmby Spiritualist Church. David Regan (2011). Link.
St. Mark on Longwood Gate. Two further views - 1, 2. All David Regan (2012). Link.

Marsh.
Gledholt Methodist Church. David Regan (2012). Another view, and an interior view showing the newly created worship area. Both Gerard Charmley (2013). Link.
David has pointed out this old photo of the Methodist New Connexion Chapel in Marsh (link to external site), but doesn't know its location, or whether it still exists - can you help?.

Milnsbridge
Baptist Church. David Regan (2012).
Christadelphian Hall. David Regan (2012). Link.
The former St. Luke, now in commercial use. David Regan (2012).

Moldgreen (inc. Aspley).
Christ Church. David Regan (2011). Link.
Moldgreen U.R.C. David Regan (2011). Link. The previous Congregational Church is shown here (external website).
St. Joseph (R.C., since 1953) at Aspley was originally CoE (1915). David Regan (2012). Link.
The demolished United Free Methodist Church on an external website.
The former Wesleyan Chapel (external link).

New North Road/Trinity Street.
Apostolic Church on Mountjoy Road. David Regan (2012). Link.
The former Highfield Congregational Church has been converted into flats. David Regan (2012).
Holy Trinity on Trinity Street. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.
New North Road Baptist Church. It replaced an earlier building seen here (external website) - it was demolished in 1971. Rob Brettle. Link.
Polish Catholic Church on Fitzwilliam Street was formerly Unitarian Church. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link (in Polish).
St. Patrick (R.C.) on New North Road dates from 1832. Stan Walker. Link.
U.R.C. on Waverley Road. David Regan (2012). Link.

Newsome (incl. Berry Brow and Taylor Hill).
Hall Bower Chapel on High Lane, Hall Bower. Also known as Hall Bower Sunday School. Services are still held here, on a non-denominational basis, with visiting preachers from different churches in the area. See the interesting history here. David Regan (2012).
Former Primitive Methodist Chapel at Taylor Hill. David Regan (2012).
Former Primitive Methodist Chapel on Towngate is now flats. David Regan (2012).
St. John. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.
South Newsome Methodist Church at Berry Brow. David Regan (2011). Link. The previous church building is shown here, on an external website.

Oakes.
Lindley Evangelical Church is in Oakes. David Regan (2012).
Oakes Baptist Church. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). Link.
The former St. James (R.C.)., now in commercial use. David Regan (2012).
Salvation Army. David Regan (2012). Link.

Paddock.
The former All Saints on Church Road. David advises that this was at one time was in residential use, but now appears derelict. David Regan (2011).
Friend's Meeting House on Church Road. David Regan (2011).
The Jubilee Centre on Market Street hosts Huddersfield Community Church. David Regan (2011). Link.
Mosque on Church Road. This was originally Wesleyan. David Regan (2011).

Primrose Hill.
Church of God of Prophecy on Stile Common Road. David suspects that this is a former Methodist New Connexion church. Another view. Both David Regan (2012). My appreciation to Steve Harrison who has confirmed that David's suspicion is correct, and has advised of this link as proof.
The former Primrose Hill Baptist Church on Cross Lane, for sale in 2012. David Regan (2012). Link.

Rashcliffe
The former Christadelphian Hall was previously a Methodist Chapel. David Regan (2012). Link.
St. Stephen at Rashcliffe. David Regan (2012). Now closed - see disposal notice.

Rawthorpe.
See also Dalton Baptist Church (above).
St. James. David Regan (2012). Link.

Scapegoat Hill.
Baptist Church (1899). David Regan (2012). Link.

Waterloo.
St. Michael and St. Helen on Quarry Hill. David Regan (2012). Link.

 

 

 
 

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