SJ8298 : Salford Cathedral

taken 7 years ago, near to Rusholme, Manchester, Great Britain

Salford Cathedral
Salford Cathedral
The Cathedral Church of St John the Evangelist, on Chapel Street is the Roman Catholic cathedral for the City of Salford and is known simply as Salford Cathedral.

It was originally built between 1844 and 1848 as St John's Church, Salford, its design, the first cruciform Catholic church to be built in England after the Reformation, was closely modelled on a number of noted medieval churches. Two years later, in 1850, St John's was elevated to cathedral status.

The Cathedral is a Grade II listed building (English Heritage ID:471539 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).

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Date Taken
Thursday, 24 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 25 June, 2010
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Salford 
Category
Cathedral (Roman Catholic)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 827 985 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.0073N 2:15.6676W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 827 985
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Place of Religious Worship  Cathedral  Roman Catholic  Spire  Tower  Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Grade II  Listed Building 

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