Funerals | Abram St John the Evangelist Parish Church
You can enter the name of a loved one who has died in the Book of Remembrance. The Book of Remembrance is displayed in church and will be open on the relevant page until the anniversary has passed.
History | Abram St John the Evangelist Parish Church
The school was built in 1883 and located just down the road from the church. It was paid for by the Chadwick family and named after St John. As the industrialisation of the area grew so did the housing in order to accommodate the families of those working at the Maypole Colliery. The clock on the church tower was bought by public subscription to celebrate the Silver Jubilee of George V in 1935. It was felt that the church was the most appropriate place in the village for the clock to be installed....