Edgware: Roman catholicism

A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1971.

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Diane K Bolton. H P F King. Gillian Wyld. D C Yaxley, 'Edgware: Roman catholicism', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner, (London, 1971), pp. 166. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol4/p166 [accessed 20 June 2024].

Diane K Bolton. H P F King. Gillian Wyld. D C Yaxley. "Edgware: Roman catholicism", in A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner, (London, 1971) 166. British History Online, accessed June 20, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol4/p166.

Bolton, Diane K. King, H P F. Wyld, Gillian. Yaxley, D C. "Edgware: Roman catholicism", A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner, (London, 1971). 166. British History Online. Web. 20 June 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol4/p166.

ROMAN CATHOLICISM.

In 1610 John Lodge of Edgware, butcher, was proclaimed a recusant. (fn. 1) There are no further references to Roman Catholicism in Edgware until 1913, when the church of St. Anthony of Padua was built in Garrett Road. (fn. 2) It is a red-brick building with stone dressings, designed in a Perpendicular style. Services were first held on the Broadfields estate in 1960 at the 'Sparrow Hawk', and in 1963 a temporary hut was in use while the church of St. Mathias was being built. (fn. 3)

Footnotes

  • 1. Mdx. Cnty. Recs. ii. 67, 215.
  • 2. Gen. Reg. Off., Wship. Reg. 45943.
  • 3. Ex inf. the priest.