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Church of St. Edward

St Edward’s Roman Catholic Church on Coquet Avenue in Whitley Bay was built 1926-1928 to the designs of Stienlet & Maxwell of Newcastle. It was opened by Bishop Thorman on the 23rd April 1928. The church is a Grade II Listed building, noted as "a striking Romanesque design that blends German and Italian Romanesque elements to successful effect"[1].

Whitley Bay Churches and Cathedrals Grade II Listed Catholic Church 1928 Historic Buildings and Monuments in North Tyneside
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Whitley Bay - St. Edwards Catholic Church

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St. Edward, Whitley Bay

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Tyne and Wear HER(9831): Whitley Bay, Coquet Avenue, RC Church of St. Edward

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Church of St Edward - Whitley Bay - List Entry
- "St Edward’s Roman Catholic Church, 1926-8 to the 1921 designs of Stienlet & Maxwell of Newcastle is designated at Grade II for the following principal reasons: Architectural interest: a striking …

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List number: 1413394
List grade: 2
Tyne & Wear HER: 9831
Post code: NE26 1EE
Borough: North Tyneside
Grid ref: NZ3530872474


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