Jump to content

Where is this church - long shot at identification


Recommended Posts

Good morning everyone,

Long shot this one: Attached is an old image of the families and I am wondering if anyone can identify the window and ultimately which Sheffield church this is please. Difficult one I appreciate, but quietly confident that someone might just know where this is

Many thanks all

20170307_171313.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites
Hopman

If you know the couple that would help. It might have been at the bride's parish church. It should be possible to get a copy of the marriage certificate if you're keen enough.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi Hopman thanks for the reply. She lived Sheffield Park and married 15th February 1939. On the 39 register she lived with her parents on Bungay Street just off South Street. I have tried to identify this church but looks like a marriage Cert is in order

Cheers

Link to post
Share on other sites
RLongden
1 hour ago, togger said:

Hi Hopman thanks for the reply. She lived Sheffield Park and married 15th February 1939. On the 39 register she lived with her parents on Bungay Street just off South Street. I have tried to identify this church but looks like a marriage Cert is in order

Cheers

If the bride lived on Bungay Street, would that not make St. Luke's the parish church?

https://www.picturesheffield.com/frontend.php?keywords=Ref_No_increment;EQUALS;s15298&pos=39&action=zoom&id=18081

maybe there are some photographs of the church and maybe even the windows somewhere, but there doesn’t appear to be much on PS, other than the above?

D3AF946D-E5E3-41BF-978B-60AF9DAC3571.jpeg

Link to post
Share on other sites
Hopman

You could try asking  Sheffield Register Office if they have a record for this date and place of the marriage of XXXX.

If they don't, then they can't charge you for a certificate

Link to post
Share on other sites

Many thanks all. I will get back to you as I get information around this

Link to post
Share on other sites
boginspro

Hello togger   where did the groom live please?  It's a long way from The Park and probably not the case but the stone work / framing of the window looks very similar to the window that was replaced at St Mary's Church, Walkley.  I have no picture of the old one but below is the replacement.    

st_marys.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi All,

According to the Marriage Certificate it was St Maries, Norfolk Row 12th Feb 1949

Many thanks for all you input 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Hopman
On 29/01/2021 at 10:41, togger said:

St Marie's has a video on its website. This is a screenshot 3 minutes in. Could the window on the left be the one?

 

20170307_171313.jpg

 

St Marie.png

Link to post
Share on other sites

WOW thats great and is the window. Would never have guessed that. Many thanks for the images

Link to post
Share on other sites
Hopman

Has anyone spotted the two dates? Both February, but 10 years apart? Curious.

Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Hopman said:

Has anyone spotted the two dates? Both February, but 10 years apart? Curious.

Really is curious!

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
×
×
  • Create New...