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Christ Church, Thames View Estate, Barking

On an estate cut off by major roads from the rest of Barking. It dates from 1958-59.

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St Erkenwald, Upney

By R.C. Foster 1954.

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St Chad, Eric Road, Chadwell Heath, RM6 6JH

By Frederick Chancellor 1895-98, the tower added 1897-98.

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St Peter and St Paul, Dagenham

In the old village of Dagenham. The chancel is 13th century, the nave and tower by William Mason from 1801-1805. The large churchyard is managed as a nature reserve.

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St Alban, Becontree

In the west of the Becontree estate near the station of that name. It was designed by Milner & Craze and built in 1933-34. probably the most striking of the estate’s churches.

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St Peter, Goresbrook Road, Becontree (Roman Catholic)

Opposite St Martin in the south-east corner of Becontree, designed by W.C. Mangan and built in 1937.

St Martin, Becontree

In the south east of Becontree opposite St Peter’s Roman Catholic church.It dates from 1931-32 and was designed by J.E. Newberry and C.W.Fowler.


Holy Family, Oxlow Lane, Becontree (Roman Catholic)

Built in 1934 by W.C. Mangan

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St George, Rogers Road, Becontree

On the east side of the estate, by Milner and Craze 1935.

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St Elisabeth, Wood Lane, Becontree

In the centre of the estate, dating from 1931-32 by Sir Charles Nicholson.

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