St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

Date

24 August 2017

Location

St Chad’s Terrace, Shrewsbury
SJ 48816 12422; 52.70702°N, 2.75899°W

Information

The Church of England’s St Chad’s Church opened on 19 August 1792 and has recently celebrated its 225th birthday. The present building, designed by Scottish architect George Steuart (1730-1806), repaced the earlier 13th century chruch dedicated to St Chad.

St Chad’s is a Grade 1 listed building.

Additional trivia: Charles Darwin (1809-1882) was baptised in St Chad’s on November 15th 1809.

Further Reading

St Chad’s;
St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury (Wikipedia)

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

St Chad’s Church, Shrewsbury

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