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A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode

Category Archives: Bristol and Somerset

Roman Catholic Churches of Bristol – pictures from yesteryear

Postcards from Richard Barton’s Collection PRO CATHEDRAL OF THE HOLY APOSTLES, CLIFTON   BISHOP AMBROSE BURTON ST NICHOLAS OF TOLENTINO ST MARY-ON-THE-QUAY ST BONAVENTURE, BISHOPSTON WESTBURY-ON-TRYM     The old … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Catholic Church of St Teresa of Lisieux, Taunton

  Catholic Church of St Teresa of Lisieux, Taunton From ‘St George’s Catholic Church, Taunton, 1860-1960’ by Charles Winter (Centenary Celebration – 21st April, 1960) Crowning Achievement – The crowning … Continue reading

October 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

St John’s Catholic Primary School, Bath

St John’s RC Primary School as remembered by the Harding family Written by Elaine Wright (nee Harding) 17th June 2009 As an old girl with a long family connection with … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Wincanton Priory

For historical details of this Church and Priory see ‘Taking Stock’ for Clifton Diocese: taking-stock.org.uk/Home/Dioceses/Diocese-of…/Wincanton-St-Luke-and-Teresa      

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Franciscan Convent at Taunton

  STATUES OF OUR LADY AT THE FRANCISCAN CONVENT, TAUNTON The Franciscan Convent at Taunton was established in 1807 and flourished as a Franciscan School until 1954 when the property … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

St. George’s Taunton

  Saint George’s Roman Catholic Church, Taunton by Richard Barton (1997)   INTRODUCTION St. George’s Church in Taunton replaces an earlier chapel situated in The Crescent, Taunton, which was opened … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Kingswood, Bristol

The Redemptorist Monastery of Saint Joseph, Park Road, Kingswood A Centennial History produced by Brian Merrifield  (2001) Back in 1995, as a recently ordained Deacon, I found myself in the … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · Leave a comment