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God the Holy Ghost Roman Catholic Church, Long Bridge Street, Newtown, Montgomeryshire

RC Church, Newtown

Name: God the Holy Ghost RC Church

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Built: 19th century

Consecrated: 1947

Note 1: The Catholic Church [was] converted from an old flannel mill (and pub) in 1947. [Source: Newtown Town Guide]

Note 2: God the Holy Ghost (R.C.), Penygloddfa. Formed in 1947 from a 19th century brick woollen factory. [Source: The Buildings of Wales: Powys, by Richard Haslam, Penguin Books, Harmondsworth & University of Wales Press, Cardiff, 1979; ISBN 0-14-0710.51-5]

Note 3: Entry in Coflein database (NPRN 707)

Photograph (left) by Google StreetView, January 2009

Photograph (below) by John Ball, 18 June 2009, with Nikon D50 digital SLR
RC Church, Newtown

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