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C20 Churches

The Holy Name & Our Lady of the Sacred Heart

Monument typeRoman Catholic Church
Listing gradeNL


David Stokes


Date begun1957
Date completed1958


117 Bow Common Lane
E3 4AU

Local authorityTower Hamlets


DenominationRoman Catholic

Additional notes

Original church of 1893-4 by Frederick Arthur Walters destroyed by WWII bomb damage with only walls still standing. Rebuilt by David Stokes. The church serves the Vietnamese community and the Vietnamese chaplain is resident in the presbytery.

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