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Christ Church, Long Load, Somerset

Description

Christ Church, built in 1856 on the site of an older structure, mentioned as "The Chapell" in a chantry certificate of the date of Edward VI. is an edifice of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, south porch and a turret containing one bell: the name of the church is said to have been changed from that of St. Mary Magdalen at the time it was rebuilt, a former name of the chapelry having been "Load St. Mary": there are sittings for 250 persons.
Christ Church, Long Load

Church Records

The register dates from the year 1731.

The Phillimore transcript of Marriages at Long Load 1749-1808, Somerset is available to browse online.

Christ Church
Long Load
Somerset

Denomination:Church of England
Diocese:Bath & Wells
Built:1856
Sittings:250
Graveyard:Yes