The Diocese of Portsmouth was founded in 1882, taking areas that were formerly part of the Diocese of Southwark. It encompasses the counties of Hampshire, Berkshire (south of the Thames), Oxfordshire (south of the Thames), Dorset (the Bournemouth area), the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands. The cathedral is in Portsmouth and is dedicated to St John the Evangelist. 116 churches were visited for Taking Stock (2007).
A good and complete example of the basilican style, popular in the mid-twentieth century. The interest of the building... Read More
A modest single-cell Gothic Revival structure of the 1860s, with associations with the eccentric character Baron Corvo.... Read More