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St. Mary's Church

 
St. Mary's church was built in 1911 and was consecrated in 1913.  Its bells were installed in 1929.
 
 

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It is widely known as the "Miners Cathedral" or the "Cathedral of the Collieries"

 

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Many generations of Horden families, including my parents and grandparents have been married here.

 

 

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