Crabbs Cross (Redditch)


Anglican: St Peter

A  simple red brick mission church of 1896 when it was a chapel-of-ease to Feckenham. Became a Parish Church in 1980 and was finally consecrated in 1996.  (See A Church Near You, below, for further details.)

Crabbs Cross Ext Jan 2007          Crabbs Cross Int Nov 2013

St Peter’s Church, January 2007.                                                                St Peter’s Church, November 2013.

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References and some further sources:
Brooks, Alan and Nikolaus Pevsner.  Buildings of England:  Worcestershire,  2007.

Full details of this book are on the Bibliography Page.

                           A Church Near You.         
                           Family History Website.

Methodist:  Crabbs Cross Methodist Church.

A modern brick building in Crabbs Cross Lane. There has been a Methodist Church on this site since 1812. The current building dates from 1982 and was extended in 2008. The church is open on Thursday afternoons from 2.00 to 3.30pm for tea and a chat. (Ref Church Website, March 2014.)

Crabbs Cross Methodist Nov 2013

Crabbs Cross Methodist Church Website

For other local churches please see:  Astwood Bank,   Headless Cross,  Redditch,  Bromsgrove Deanery

Please click on red text for a link.  External websites will open in a new window.                     Page updated January 2017.