The Churches of Britain and Ireland

Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Burslem on Wikipedia.

The former Bethel Methodist New Connexion Chapel (1821) was later Bethel Temple (part of the Bethel Evangelistic Association), and is now closed. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).

Burslem Lighthouse, originally Woodall Memorial Church (Congregational), named after a local MP, and now shared by the U.R.C. and Elim Pentecostal Churches. Chris Emms (2009), and additional information from Gervase Charmley.

Cemetery Chapel. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).

Church of Christ Meeting House (1910), Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).

Hamil Road Clowes Methodist Church. Gerard advises that it was originally Hamil Road Primitive Methodist Church (1897), which was re-named when the Clowes Memorial Chapel in the centre of Burslem was demolished. A larger church was later built next door, which can be seen in the background, and here.  Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).

Holy Trinity is difficult to photograph well. Another view. Both Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).

Methodist Mission. Chris Emms (2009).

The ruins of the Hill Top Methodist Chapel, which was built as Hill Top School. The link explains the buildings' history and demise. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009). Link.

St. John. SJ 869 495. Chris Emms (2009). Link.

St. Joseph (R.C.). SJ 866 498. Chris Emms (2009). Link.

St. Paul, built on the site of a Victorian church (1828 - 1974). Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009). Link.

Wycliffe Hall was a Congregational mission. Gervase N. E. Charmley (2009).





04 March 2023

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