Tyne and Wear HER(12444): Roker, Lonsdale Road, Roker Methodist Church - Details
Roker, Lonsdale Road, Roker Methodist Church
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Roker Methodist Church by John Eltringham. Opened in 1905 to seat 239 people. It provides an attractive gateway feature to those entering the Conservation Area from the south west. Gothic design with attractive spire. Glass from Ebenezer Congregational Chapel, Fawcett Street 1851.
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