MEM22011 - Iron Room, Catholic Chapel, Pixton Park (Monument)

Summary

Mary Herbert fostered a Roman Catholic congregation at Pixton, where Mass was said in a prefabricated hut, known as the 'iron room', until a permanent church was opened in Dulverton in 1955.

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Mary Herbert fostered a Roman Catholic congregation at Pixton, where Mass was said in a prefabricated hut, known as the 'iron room', until a permanent church was opened in Dulverton in 1955. [1] Mass was celebrated once a month at the converted corrigated iron hut at Pixton Park. [2]

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Monograph: Binding, H. + Bonham-Carter, V.. 1986. Old Dulverton and Around: Dulverton - Bury - Brushford - Exebridge. The Exmoor Press. P.18.
  • <2> Monograph: Dulverton and District Civic Society. 2002. The Book of Dulverton, Brushford, Bury and Exebridge. Halsgrove. P.123, Photograph.

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Location

Grid reference SS 925 271 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

May 12 2014 3:04PM

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