Surrey Churches Index

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Dulwich, Barry Road Wesleyan Methodist Church

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Information on the history of the former Barry Road Methodist church is quite sketchy. It seems that the church was built ca. 874 to replace a smaller building on Lordship Lane. Some records for the church are held at Lambeth Archives and others at Southwark Local Studies Library.

Some time during the 20th century the church joined with the Barry Road United Reformed Church to form Christ Church East Dulwich. Christ Church is some 0 minutes walk south along Barry Road.

Barry Road Methodist Church was located in the Anglican ecclesiastical parishan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of East Dulwich, St John.

West Surrey Family History Society has no monumental Inscription information for St John's church. St. John's was formerly part of the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which, until the 19th century, had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Camberwell St. Giles. There are around ,800 names for Camberwell St Giles in the Surrey Monumental Inscriptions Index; they come from a number of different sources. The dates range from the early 700s to the late 890s

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West Surrey Family History Society CD15 (Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI) has baptismal records for Camberwell St. Giles from 1750 to 1802.

WSFHS CD18 (Metropolitan Surrey Burials Index) has burial records for Camberwell St. Giles from 1769 to 1799.

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Dulwich is a district within the London Borough of Southwark

Unless otherwise stated the dates for the creation of parishes are taken from Youngs, Frederick. A. Guide to the Administrative Units of England; Royal Historical Society: London, 1979 volume 1 Southern England.

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