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Droylsden, Greater Manchester

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Christ Apostolic Church International on Edge Lane. SJ 89123 97806. Mike Berrell (2018).

Droylsden Cemetery Chapel on Manor Road. SJ 898 986. Mike Berrell.

Droylsden Independent Church on Ashton Hill Lane. SJ 905 979. Mike Berrell.

The now-demolished Edge Lane Methodist Church, Edge Lane was originally Wesleyan. Demolished in 2011. SJ 890 983. Mike Berrell. Interior view. Mike Berrell (2011).

The former Moorside Methodist Church on Moorside Street, was originally Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (1884). SJ 910 990. Mike Berrell. It closed in 2008, and in 2011 was being converted for residential use, when these photos were taken - organ, some handsome panelling, and two of the memorial tablets - 1, 2, all Mike Berrell (2011).

Moravian Church on Fairfield Square. Two interior views - 1, 2. SJ 902 976. All Mike Berrell.

The former Primitive Methodist Chapel (dated 1871), now Droylsden Little Theatre, on Market St. SJ 906 984. Mike Berrell.

St. Andrew on Edge Lane is closing, and will be demolished. SJ 891 979. Mike Berrell. Another view, three interior views - 1, 2, 3, and the Great War Memorial. A replacement church is planned, and there are hopes that the memorial will be saved, and installed in the new church. All Mike Berrell (2011). The replacement church was duly built on the site - The Church of the Epiphany (CoE, Methodist and U.R.C.). Interior view. Both Mike Berrell (2013).

St. John (1957) on Moorside Street. SJ 909 988. Mike Berrell. The altar. Mike Berrell (2011). Mike advises that it is to close in June 2012, and become a church hall.

St. Martin (1958) on Greenside Lane. SJ 897 991. June Fitzgerald. Another view, and two interior views - 1, 2, all Mike Berrell (2011). Link.

St. Mary on Ashton Road. Two interior views - 1, 2. SJ 906 981. All Mike Berrell (2011). Link. Grade II listed - link.

St. Stephen (R.C.) on Chappell Road. Interior view. SJ 904 987. Both Mike Berrell. Link.

Former Salvation Army Hall on Greenside Lane. Rob Brettle. Rob has since advised (2013) that the building has been demolished, and housing erected on the site.

The Dream Centre on King Street was formerly Bethel Christian Centre. SJ 904 978. Mike Berrell (2011). Link.

Trinity Methodist Church on Manchester Road. SJ 903 980. Mike Berrell.




04 March 2023

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