The Churches of Britain and Ireland

Abercynon, Rhondda Cynon Taff

Abercynon on Wikipedia.

The site of the recently-demolished Central Forward Movement Hall, which stood on Edward Street. ST 0806 9501. A view of the church is available on Streetview, here. The Coflein entry says that it was built as Primitive Methodist in 1895. The Forward Movement itself was also Methodist in origin - see the Wikipedia entry here. Gerard Charmley.

Moriah English Baptist Chapel. Gerard Charmley. Link.

St. Donat (CiW). Gerard Charmley.

St. Gwynno (CiW). Another view. David Rowlands. Link.

A small chapel (CiW), also dedicated to St. Gwynno. Gerard Charmley.

Of the demolished Tabernacle Calvinistic Methodist Church, only this Fishing Club's Clubhouse - the former Church Meeting room - remains. Gerard Charmley.

Wesley Chapel (1928). Gerard Charmley.

Although previously listed as a possible former chapel, this seems to have always been a community centre. Gerard Charmley.




04 March 2023

Steve Bulman

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