Tyne and Wear HER(13743): Sunderland, St. Thomas Street, church - Details
Sunderland, St. Thomas Street, church
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Place of Worship
Shown on Ordnance Survey second edition map of 1896. St Thomasâ€™s Church and Parsonage was destroyed in March 1943 by bomb damage during an air raid. The bomb killed eight people and injured forty-three others. The site was subsequently redeveloped and opened as Joplings Department store in 1956.
Ordnance Survey Second Edition Map 1898; Tumman, J, Johnson, M and Lane, A (no date) A walk around Historic Sunderland- The Fawcett and Sunniside Estates