Truro, St John the Evangelist

Historic England grade II, list entry 1201497.


Location map.

GPS coordinates: (50.260131, -5.053622)

Notes on the church

  1. Foundation stone laid : J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol II p 332. William Lake, Truro, .
  2. Opened Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2.
  3. Consecrated : Royal Cornwall Gazette p 2.
  4. 1828 - P. Sambell £1842 (Port, MH, Six Hundred New Churches: The Church Building Commission 1818–1856, p 331. Reading, Spire Books Ltd., ).
  5. Kelly’s Directory of Cornwall p 878.
  6. Kelly’s Directory of Cornwall p 1035.
  7. Reopened after alterations including description of windows Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  8. Truro Diocesan Kalendar p 150 (). Heard & Sons, Truro (D/E/3/3, D/E/4/2) - mentions two windows inserted after restoration.
  9. Altered , architect Joseph Arthur Reeve (Park, Jo. The Church of St John the Evangelist, Truro. ): restored.
  10. Kelly’s Directory of Cornwall p 1294.

The windows are listed starting from liturgical east and going round clockwise, looking down on the building from above. Insertion dates are given when a window has been replaced.