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Holy Trinity (former), Cloudesley Square, Islington (now Celestial Church of Christ)

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Built as an Anglican church by Charles Barry 1826-29. Owing to English Heritage funding this church is open at certain times. The interior has been much changed and is not in a great state of repair. You may be required to visit without shoes and under the supervision of white robed staff. The lower exterior pictures are from September 2015 and the interiors from October 2016 while repair work is going on.

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7 Comments

  1. steppach2013 says:

    The church can be visited on Tuesdays.

  2. Interesting; I am going to link to post on Cloudesley Estate at londondiaryblog.wordpress.com where I am exploring London with Bradshaw’s Hand Book to London, 1862

    • zoothorn says:

      Thanks, that sounds like an interesting way of visiting London. I must return to this church to try to get some interior shots.

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  4. Jon Pitman says:

    How tall is this building?

    • zoothorn says:

      Its typical for its period, I guess the church is around 10-15 metres to the apex of the roof and the tower another 10-12 metres.

  5. Very interesting! My grandparents were married here in 1924. I have some photographs of them leaving the church and the bridesmaids entering the church but I only found the marriage certificate when sorting through my mother’s effects.

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