SD3229 : Church Road Methodist Church

taken 2 years ago, near to St Annes, Lancashire, Great Britain

Church Road Methodist Church
Church Road Methodist Church

On Church Road a small group of Wesleyans met for occasional services at the home of James Jackson and in 1881 they took a room over a bake house for worship and a Sunday School. Their Society grew and in 1887 they opened a mission in rooms abandoned by the United Free Methodists some time earlier. Services were so well-attended that in 1888 the erection of a new Mission Hall was proposed. In 1904 work began on a new church building which would accommodate 750 worshippers and this opened on 8th June 1905. The old Mission, which had accommodated 200 worshippers, was utilised as the Sunday School. Today it is the restaurant and kitchen. In 1957 the new Sunday School extension, comprising Hall and stage and two large classrooms, was opened. Further refurbishments took place in 1979 and 2013. For more details see the church website: LinkExternal link
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SD3229, 87 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 11 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 19 August, 2018
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Person (from Tags)
James Jackson 
Date (from Tags)
1881  1887  1888  1904  1905  1957  1979  2013 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3290 2933 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.3595N 3:1.1506W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3285 2932
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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