The Churches of Britain and Ireland

  Truro, Cornwall

Truro on Wikipedia.

Archive.org has a copy of "The Cornish See and Cathedral" (1901) by Rev. Canon Scadding. It has numerous drawings and photographs, and is available here. Also on the same site is a copy of "The Bishopric of Truro" (1902) by Rev. Aug. B. Donaldson, M.A., available here.


All Saints (1980) at Highertown. SW 804 448. Paul E. Barnett (2014). Link.

Baptist Church. SW 820 447. Paul E. Barnett (2015).

The former Bethesda Congregational Chapel on River Street. SW 824 448. Jo Lewis, who advises that after the chapel closed, it was for a time used as local council offices, but is now a shop. Jo also says that old photos of the chapel show the chapel with two spires - and has supplied this link to a photo on the Royal Cornish Museum website.

Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin Mary. SW 826 449. Charles Winpenny at http://www.cornwallcam.co.uk/. Another view, Jim Parker. An old postcard view, from Reg Dosell's Collection. The following are all James Murray (2009) - another view, an interior view, and a side chapel. A Celtic Cross stands nearby - according to Wikipedia it was "recently unearthed". Paul E. Barnett (2014). Link. Grade I listed.

Former Chapel on St. Mary's Quay, now used as Truro Cathedral offices. SW 827 448. Paul E. Barnett (2016).

The former Convent of the Epiphany (1910) at Alverton House on Tregolls Road, with the associated house, is now a hotel. SW 832 451. Paul E. Barnett (2017).

The former Ebenezer Methodist Chapel (1834) on Castle Street, now in commercial use. It became a Methodist New Connexion Chapel in 1841. It was still in use as a chapel at least until 1906, as baptismal records exist for that date. SW 823 449. Jo Lewis.

Epiphany House is now run as a retreat and conference centre, and was previously been Kenwyn vicarage, a bishop's residence, a school and a convent. The chapel (two interior views - 1, 2) has many items which were moved from Alverton Convent. SW 821 458. Both Jo Lewis. Link.

Friends' Meeting House on St. Paul's Terrace. SW 827 452. Paul E. Barnett (2016). Another view, Jo Lewis.

Gospel Church. SW 823 448. Paul E. Barnett (2014).

The former Grampound Road Mission Church. Jo Lewis.

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses on Dobbs Lane. SW 813 449. Jo Lewis. Another view, Paul E. Barnett (2017).

Lemon Chapel on William Street. SW 826 445. Paul E. Barnett (2015).

The former Malpas Methodist Chapel, now converted to residential use. Jo Lewis.

Methodist Church on Union Place. SW 826 450. Paul E. Barnett (2014). Another view, Paul E. Barnett (2015). Link.

Former Methodist Church (identified by Janet Gimber) on St. Clement's Street, now in commercial use. SW 827 450. Paul E. Barnett (2014).

Our Lady of the Portal and St. Piran (R.C.) on St. Austell Street. SW 829 448. Paul E. Barnett (2016). Link.

Penmount Crematorium has two chapels - Trelawney Chapel and Kernow Chapel, both at SW 831 472. Both Paul E. Barnett (2017).

Former Church on Kenwyn Street, now in commercial use. Janet Gimber has tentatively identified this as Primitive Methodist. SW 823 448. Paul E. Barnett (2014). Link.

St. George the Martyr, on St George's Road. SW 821 449. Paul E. Barnett (2015). Link. Grade II listed.

This  former St. George's Chapel stands opposite to St. George, and has more recently been used as a school. SW 821 449. Paul E. Barnett (2015).

St. John the Evangelist on Lemon Street. SW 824 444. Paul E. Barnett (2014). Link. Grade II listed.

St. Mary. SW 823 453. Paul E. Barnett (2014).

The former St. Paul (1848-2007) on Tregolls Road is for sale. SW 831 450. Paul E. Barnett (2014). News item. Grade II listed.

The former St. Paul's Chapel on Agar Road was built as a chapel of rest, and was later the Church Hall for St. Paul (above). It has recently been converted for residential use. SW 830 450. Jo Lewis. Grade II listed.

The former St. Piran (R.C., 1885-1973). SW 819 446. Paul E. Barnett (2015). Link.

Salvation Army Hall (two buildings along from the charity shop) on Kenwyn Street. SW 822 447. Rob Brettle. Another view, Paul E. Barnett (2015). Another view, Jo Lewis.

Trafalgar Christian Congregation on St, Clements Street. SW 828 449. Paul E. Barnett (2014).

The former Truro Baptist Chapel (1848) now forms part of the Royal Cornwall Museum, on River Street. SW 823 448. Paul E. Barnett (2014). Link.

Truro Cemetery Chapel. SW 833 446. Paul E. Barnett (2017).

Truro Hospital Chapel. SW 796 452. Paul E. Barnett (2017).

Truro School Chapel. SW 832 445. Paul E. Barnett (2016). Link.

 

 
 

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03 December 2017

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