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Parish Church of Saint Peter, Upper Gornal.
St Peter's Parish Church, Kent Street, Upper Gornal.
photo CDM 2019
St Peter, Church of England.
Built as a Chapel of Ease for Sedgley Parish Church, it was opened in 1841
From London Gazette April, 1844.
"...Saint Peter's Chapel, situate at Upper Gornal affords accomodation to nine hudred and twenty one persons, including six hundred and fourty five free seats appropriated to the use of the poor..."
From Kelly's 1940 directory.....
"The church of St. Peter, Upper Gornal, is a plain building of stone, in the Perpendicular style, consisting of chancel and nave, and a western turret containing one bell, there are 376 sittings. The register dates from the year 1844. The living is a vicarage, net yearly value £400, with residence, in the gift of the Vicar of Sedgley, and held since 1934 by the Rev. Henry Christopher Tunnadine M.A. of Keble College, Oxford."
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