Keys to the Past

All Saints' Church, Church Street, Wheatley Hill (Wheatley Hill)

It is documented that the church began in 1890 (1), the second edition Ordnance Survey maps of 1894-99 (2) showing a Mission Church as the first building on this site. The south aisle was added to the church c.1930 (3). Streetview images of the northern elevation from 2009 (4) show a brick-built church with a porch projected out from the nave on the western end of the north wall, a longer extension projected out from the eastern end of the north wall. The nave has a steep pitched roof with a gabled bellcote on the western apex and stone cross finial over the east apex. The church is known to contain a number of features dedicated as war memorials (5-6).

Reference number:D49825
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Wheatley Hill


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