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Church of the Cross, Lensbury Way, Thamesmead

Serving Thamesmead South much nearer to Abbey Wood station than St Paul. It dates from 1975 and is much used for community purposes (including the worship space).

St Lawrence, Main Road, Sidcup (Roman Catholic)

Very close to Christ Church, a domed church of 1906 by Edward Goldie. Financial issues meant that completion had to wait until 1930.

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St John the Evangelist, Church Road, Sidcup

To the east of the town centre, but hidden down a side turning. It is a large church of 1899-1901 by George Fellowes-Prynne, added to a chancel and lady chapel of 1882 by R.J. Withers. It features one of Fellowes-Prynne’s characteristic stone screens. The pulpit is of 1651. The church more foundation and consecration stones than any other church I know of.

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Christ Church, Main Road, Sidcup

The parish church for western Sidcup. It is by A.R. Baker and Son, 1900-1901.

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St Botolph (former), Ruxley

A small medieval chapel now used as a storage room at Ruxley Manor garden centre. The parish was united with North Cray in 1557.

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All Saints, Foots Cray

Down the semi rural Rectory lane, on the edge of the Cray Meadows. The church was heavily rebuilt by Henry Hakewill around 1863, with only a few medieval features remaining.

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St Andrew, Maylands Park, Albany Park

In the Albany Park Estate east of Sidcup. It dates from 1964 by Braddock, Martin-Smith and Lipley. Built on a slope with halls underneath and a church on top.

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