The Churches of Britain and Ireland

Rotherhithe, Greater London                   

Rotherhithe on Wikipedia.

Evangelical Free Church on Lower Road. © Gerard Doherty.

St. Mary on St. Mary Street. The present building was consecrated in 1716, though there has been a church on the site since the 13th century. In the cemetery in an unmarked grave are the remains of Christopher Jones, the captain of the Mayflower. © Gerard Doherty (2011). Link.

St. Olav on St. Olav's Square - the Norwegian Seamen's Church, or Sjømannskirken, dates from 1927. © Gerard Doherty. Link.

Swedish Seamen's Mission Church (properly Svenska Sjömanskyrkan), also on Lower Road, dates from 1930, partially re-built in 1966. Both © Gerard Doherty. Link.






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