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Bequest, 1906. Museums Sheffield
St Paul's Church, Sheffield
painting
Artist: Godfrey Sykes , British, 1824 - 1866
Material and Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: Overall: 620 x 520 x 60mm Sight size: 445 x 348mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: K1906.1
St Paul's Church was originally a chapel of ease for Sheffield Parish Church which is now the Cathedral. Chapels of ease were built so that people could attend a church even if they were unable to reach the parish church with ‘ease’. The church was situated in Cheney Square, near where the Town Hall is today. It was opened in 1740 and demolished in the 1930s.
Display Location: Weston Park Museum

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