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Memorial Community Church

Monument typeBaptist Chapel
Listing gradeII


William Hayne


Date begun1921
Date completed1922


395 Barking Road
West Ham Central Mission
E13 8AL

Local authorityNewham


DenominationMixed Congregation

Additional notes

Built originally as West Ham Central Mission after the First World War and dedicated to the memory of local men killed serving in the war. The names of 169 such men are cast into the bells that hang in the east tower.

Unique identifier

1246354 (HE list entry number)

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