The Churches of Britain and Ireland

Islington, Greater London

Islington on Wikipedia.

All Saints on the Caledonian Road is a post-war replacement for the old church which was destroyed by bombing. Peter Hobday.

Blessed Sacrament (R.C.) on Copenhagen St. was built in 1913-16. TQ 3066 8367. Peter Hobday. Another view, Chris Kippin (2022). Link. Jumu'ah Salaah (Muslim) meet in the Church Hall for prayers. Information courtesy of Mehmood Naqshbandi, and reproduced from his website Muslims in Britain.

Church on the Corner (CoE), a former pub, stands on the corner of Copenhagen Street and Barnsbury Road. TQ 3112 8358. Chris Kippin (2022). Link.

St. Barnabas, King Square (in a very cramped location). Mark Summers.

St. Mary. Carole Sarvis. Link.

Former Salvation Army Citadel, now the Almeida Theatre. Rob Brettle.

Unity Church (Unitarian). Interior view. These, and many other old engravings on this website, are reproduced from the downloadable books on the Unitarian Church Headquarters website here. The books are Pictures of Unitarian Churches by Emily Sharpe (1901) and the 1914 edition of Nonconformist Church Architecture by Ronald P. Jones M.A, (Oxon), and the images are reproduced by kind permission of James Barry of Unitarian Church Headquarters. My appreciation also to Mike Berrell for his efforts in this regard.




04 March 2023

Steve Bulman

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