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 Holy Trinity Church, Wavertree, Liverpool, England


Latitude: 53.3945, Longitude: -2.9158
Holy Trinity Church

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Holy Trinity Church, Wavertree, is located in Church Road, Wavertree, Liverpool, Merseyside, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the diocese of Liverpool, the archdeaconry of Liverpool, and the deanery of Toxteth and Wavertree.
It was built in 1794 as a chapel of ease to All Saints' Church, Childwall.
The church was consecrated on 5 August 1794 and became a separate parish in its own right in 1867. The church is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building,It was described by John Betjeman as "Liverpool's best Georgian church".
In the churchyard is a war memorial constructed in Portland stone, dating from about 1920. It is flanked by female figures clothed in classical drapery holding laurel leaves, and standing on a rendered pyramidal plinth. On the front of he memorial is a panel carrying an inscription, and on the back is a relief of a pelican feeding her young. The memorial is also listed at Grade II.
In the churchyard are the war graves of 11 British service personnel of World War I and 17 of World War II. [text by Geoffrey Gillon]


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Headstone for Rutherford Family
Headstone for Rutherford Family
Enid Rutherford Hay w/o James Hamilton Hay, sister to Prudence Hero Rutherford. Parents: Elspeth and William Watson Rutherford.