Tyne and Wear HER(9821): Benwell, Armstrong Road, RC Church of St. Joseph

  • Description

    "1929 by Stienlet & Maxwell, opened October 1931 and consecrated March 22nd 1938. A successful brick-and-pantiled church of Mediterranean inspiration, but more straight-forwardly Romanesque. The church is thought to have replaced an earlier corrugated iron building of 1903 which stood on the opposite side of armstrong Road. The parish was taken over by Father J W Milroy in 1924...."
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  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/9821
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years ago
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