Willesden: Russian orthodox church in exile

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A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1982.

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Russian Orthodox Church In Exile.

The Convent of the Annunciation opened in Brondesbury Park in 1960. The community had originated in Palestine and moved to England in 1954. The convent contains a chapel open to the laity and the nuns run a Sunday school for the children of parishioners. (fn. 1)


  • 1. Inf. from the mother superior (1978); What's on in Lond. 6 Jan. 1961 (cutting in Grange Mus.).