The Churches of Britain and Ireland

  Southport, Merseyside                   

Southport on Wikipedia.

Churches at Birkdale, Churchtown, Crossens.

The former All Souls (CoE) on Norwood Road. SD 356 168. Mike Berrell (2010).

Canning Road Evangelical Church, on Canning Road. SD 360 172. Mike Berrell (2010).

Christ Church on Lord Street. SD 336 172. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

The former Church of Christ on Sussex Road, now in secular use. SD 347 171. Mike Berrell (2010).

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Preston New Road. The total immersion font. SD 369 199. Both Mike Berrell (2010).

Elim Pentecostal Church on Manchester Road. SD 345 175. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Emmanuel Church on Cambridge Road. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3.SD 357 187. Mike Berrell (2010).

The Family Life Community Church on Southbank Road was formerly the Wesleyan Methodist Church. SD 343 163. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

First Church of Christ, Scientist on Lord Street West. SD 331 169. Mike Berrell (2010).

Gates of Peace Southport Reform Synagogue on Princes Street. SD 334 168. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Grace Baptist Church on Prince's Street. SD 334 168. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Holy Family (R.C.) on Brompton Road. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3. SD 354 170. All Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Holy Trinity on Manchester Road. SD 341 175. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3. All Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Kew Church on Folkestone Road. SD 356 153. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Lakeside Christian Centre on North Promenade. SD 341 186. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Leyland Road Methodist Church, on Leyland Road. SD 350 173. Mike Berrell (2010).

Living Faith Fellowship meets in the Shakespeare Centre, Shakespeare Street. SD 338 164. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Lord Street West United Church (Methodist and United Reformed) on Lord Street West - originally Congregational. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3. SD 332 167. All Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

The former Mortuary Chapels at Duke Street Cemetery, Duke Street. SD 342 156. Mike Berrell (2010).

The former Peniel Welsh Presbyterian Church on Portland Street, now in secular use. SD 338 166. Mike Berrell (2010).

The former Primitive Methodist Church on Cemetery Road, now in commercial use. SD 342 160. Mike Berrell (2010).

Sacred Heart (R.C.) on Liverpool Road, Ainsdale. SD 318 124. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. Francis of Assisi (CoE and Methodist) on Folkestone Road. SD 355 15. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. George (U.R.C.) on Lord Street. SD 339 175. Mick Finney.

St. Luke on St. Luke's Road. SD 349 171. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. Marie (R.C.) on Seabank Road. Two interior views - 1, 2, and a stone giving the various construction dates. SD 338 177. All Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

The former St. Mark's Primitive Methodist Church on Church Street, now a medical centre. SD 343 172. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. Patrick (R.C.) on Marshside Road. The original building is of 1912, the modern one 1999. SD 361 193. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. Philip and St. Paul with Wesley on Scarisbrick New Road. SD 343 164. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

St. Simon and St. Jude on Old Park Lane - formerly an Independent Chapel (1903). SD 362 178. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Salvation Army Citadel on Shakespeare Street. SD 337 164. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Scarisbrick New Road Baptist Church. SD 340 166. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Shoreline Church on Mornington Road, originally Primitive Methodist. SD 342 172. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Southport Hebrew Congregation (Independent Orthodox) on Arnside Road. SD 343 174. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.

Southport Mosque on Sussex Road meets in a former chapel. A mosque since 1994, can you advise the previous occupants? SD 348 170. Mike Berrell (2010). Link. Janet Gimber advises that this was built as Zion Primitive Methodist, and later became Zion Independent Methodist.

The Gospel Hall on Old Park Lane. SD 362 175. Mike Berrell (2010).

The Grace Centre on Prince's Street was previously Strict Baptist Chapel. SD 334 168. Mike Berrell (2010).

Unitarian Church and Pathways Spiritual Centre (Spiritualist) on Portland Street dates from 1867, and is also used by the Seventh-day Adventist Church. SD 336 167. Mike Berrell (2010). Link1. Link2.

Victoria Methodist Church on Sussex Road. SD 356 167. The earlier Victoria Methodist Chapel stands on Norwood Road, and is used by the Sea Scouts. SDS 356 167. Both Mike Berrell (2010).

Bethesda Chapel on Aughton Road. SD 330 166. Mike Berrell (2010).
Birkdale United Reformed Church (1876) on Grosvenor Road, originally Congregational. SD 325 153. Mike Berrell (2010).
Cemetery Chapel at Birkdale Cemetery on Liverpool Road. SD 321 129. Mike Berrell (2010).
Liverpool Road Methodist Church on Liverpool Road. SD 329 143. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.
Our Lady of Lourdes (R.C.) on Waterloo Road. SD 325 140. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.
St. James on Lulworth Road. SD 327 162. Mike Berrell (2010). Link.
St. John on St. John's Road. Its grade II listing dates it to 1890, with enlargement in 1903-9. SD 3304 1450. Mike Berrell (2010). Another view, Karel Kuča (2019).
St. Peter on St. Peter's Road. Interior view. SD 3331 1554. Both Mike Berrell (2010). Link. Grade II listed, wherein it's dated to 1870-1, with later additions.
St. Teresa of Avila (R.C.) on Everton Road. SD 3349 1576. Mike Berrell (2010).


Marshside Road Methodist Church (1876), originally Primitive Methodist, although the congregation dates back to 1832. Three interior views - 1, 2, 3. SD 362 189. All Mike Berrell (2010). Another view. Alan Hopkins (2010). Link.
St. Cuthbert. Alan Hopkins.
St. Patrick (R.C., 1912). Alan Hopkins (2010). Link.
The Temperance Hall (1864, re-built 1934) was used at one point for Methodist services. The legend on the sign below the apex reads "The Teetotal Ship". Alan Hopkins (2010). Link.
U.R.C. on Botanic Road. Alan Hopkins. Link.

Methodist Church, built 1880 as Methodist Free Church. Alan Hopkins. Link.
Former Primitive Methodist Chapel, now in secular use. Alan Hopkins.
St. John. From an old postcard (franked 1908) in Reg Dosell's Collection. A modern view, Alan Hopkins. The churchyard has a small building - which this link describes as the Scarisbrick Mausoleum.  Alan Hopkins. Link.





29 August 2021

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