The Churches of Britain and Ireland

  Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester

Ashton-under-Lyne on Wikipedia.

Churches in Cockbrook.

Albion U.R.C. (Charlestown Branch) on Alexandra Road. SJ 939 995. Mike Berrell. Link.

Albion U.R.C. (Hurst Nook Branch) on Nook Lane, Hurst Nook. SD 950 007. Mike Berrell (2011). Link.

Albion U.R.C. on Stamford Street. SJ 943 990. Interior view. Both Mike Berrell. The following drawings of previous churches were photographed by Mike Berrell, and reproduced here by kind permission of the church. The Old Chapel on Harrop's Yard (1793 - 1816). The Refuge on Albion Street (1816 - 1835). Albion Chapel (1835 - 1895). Link.

Ashton Central Mosque on Hillgate Street. SJ 9435 9953. Mike Berrell (2016). Link.

Breakthrough City Church International on Ripon Street. SJ 944 995. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Christ Church, on Oldham Rd. Interior view. SJ 933 996. Both Mike Berrell. Link.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, on Patterdale Road. SD 930 001. Mike Berrell.

Church of the Nazarene (Wesleyan Evangelical; formerly Wesleyan Methodist) on Stamford Street. SJ 937 988. Mike Berrell. Link.

The former Fairbottom Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, on Alt Hill Lane, Alt Hill. Being renovated for secular use. SD 940 019. Mike Berrell.

Hamja Mosque, on Mowbray Street and Katherine Street (under construction, February 2007). SD 931 988. Mike Berrell. Mike has advised (2016) that this is now known as Masjid Hamza (Deobandi).

Holy Trinity on Portland Street. SJ 932 991. Mike Berrell. Interior view, the Lady Chapel, and the font, all Mike Berrell (2011). Link.

Hurst Methodist Church on Curzon Road. SJ 948 996. Built in 1996 to replace the former church on Curzon Road and French Street (now in secular use). SJ 947 996. Both Mike Berrell.

Independent Methodist Church (1877) on Wellington Road. Interior view. The chapel is almost unused now, because access is via a steep flight of stairs; the congregation now normally meets in a room on the ground floor. SJ 938 994. Both Mike Berrell. This photo, taken by Mike Berrell of a photo on display in the church, and reproduced by kind permission of the church, shows the congregation gathered outside on the pavement. The caption (not included here) is quite difficult to read, but judging by the clothes, the photo must date from Victorian times.

Jame' Mosque and Islamic Centre (Bangladeshi) on Cavendish Street. SJ 934 992. Mike Berrell (2016).

Jamia Al-Nur Mosque and Islamic Centre (Sufi-Bareilawi) on Trafalgar Square. SJ 9299 9813. Mike Berrell (2016).

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, on Mossley Road. SJ 949 996. Mike Berrell.

Markazi Jamia Mosque on Newton Street. SJ 941 992. Mike Berrell.

Masjid Hamza (Deobandi) on Katherine Street. SJ 9297 9883. Mike Berrell (2016).

The former Methodist New Connexion Chapel on Stamford Street. Now granted planning permission for conversion into flats. SD 937 988. Its (now derelict) Sunday School, dated 1877, stands nearby on Mill Lane. Both Mike Berrell.

Of the New Christian Israelite Church, only a gatheouse (one of four originally) survives, on Park Square, Mossley Road. Founded by the eccentric John Wroe, a plaque commemorates him. Currently in use as offices, it has previously been a pub (The Odd Whim) and a hotel. SD 9550 9996. Both Mike Berrell (2014). Article on John Wroe and his church here, and on the church here.

St. Ann (R.C.) on Burlington St. SJ 934 991. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2. Both Mike Berrell (2010).

St. Christopher (R.C.) on Lees Road, Hurst Cross. Three interiors - 1, 2, 3. SD 9496 0078. Both Mike Berrell (2015). Link.

St. James the Apostle on Union Street. SJ 941 994. Mike Berrell. Interior view, Mike Berrell (2015). Link.

St. John the Evangelist, on King's Road. SD 947 004. Mike Berrell (2011). Another view. Mike Berrell. Two interior views - 1, 2, both Mike Berrell (2011). Link. Grade II listed.

St Michael and All Angels on Church Street. SJ 941 990. Paul Brown. Another view. Mike Berrell. Three interiors of this fine church - 1, 2, 3. The list of rectors commences in 1262. All Mike Berrell (2015). Link. Grade I listed.

St. Peter (CoE) on Manchester Road. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3. SJ 930 985. Mike Berrell. Link.

Salvation Army Hall. Rob Brettle.

Tameside General Hospital on Fountain Street has a Multi-faith Chapel in Ladysmith Building. Interior view. Arrows point to Jerusalem (left) and Mecca (right). Dedication plaque. SJ 953 995. All Mike Berrell (2010).

Waterloo Methodist Church, at Waterloo. SD 931 006. Mike Berrell. Interior view. Mike Berrell (2010).

Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (1863), Oaken Clough, Waterloo, now in secular use. Another view. SD 929 008. Both Mike Berrell.

West End Methodist Church, on Trafalgar Square. Previously the Methodist New Connexion Chapel (demolished). SD 929 981. Mike Berrell.

New Life Church (1903) on St. James Street. SJ 950 988. Mike Berrell (2011). Link.
St. Gabriel on Beaufort Road. SJ 951 989. Mike Berrell (2011).




01 September 2018

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