There may also be more than one emboldened church name in the text.
Very often, especially with non-conformist, minor churches, the name
will change over the years. If a second name is shown in the text,
this will be the name by which that church or other place of worship was previously known.
Emboldened names are always included in the index, so that you can
find a church by whichever name you best know it.
Index page links to a specific place of worship
Links to individual places of worship in the main index pages will only
take you to the gallery page which contains that location,
not necessarily to the individual building itself.
It is up to you to scroll through the pictures until you reach the
entry for the particular building you require.
Taking the 'tour'
The reason that there are often multiple
churches or other places of worship entered onto one gallery page is that they are formatted so
that you can take a virtual tour around a specific town or
district, reading about each place of worship as it comes up, almost
as if you were walking around the area itself.
To take the tour, click on the relevant picture on the index page. The
picture is always located above the link for the full list of churches in that
Once you have finished with the first page in a section, use the 'Following
Pages' links on the righthand side of the page to access the next page,
which will be labelled 'Part 2', 'Part 3', etc. When you come to the
last part, and the next link is for a different county or district,
you can either continue the tour by clicking on that link, or go
back to the main index by selecting the 'Special Index' link below
'Related Links' will take you to pages containing
places of worship that have been mentioned in the main text on the
Of course, with a portable internet connection, you
can also take the virtual tour with you as a guide to your real
A list of churches and other places of worship in the British Isles which have already
photographed for the collection can be found
To help the photo galleries grow, you can let us know what material you would
like to send in by contacting us