Category: Churches

Churches | January 14, 2021

Abandoned Baptist Church in Hamilton, Ontario

I could find very little information on this church except that it was built in 1924 in Gothic revival style. The church closed around 2008 and has sat idle ever […]

Churches | December 3, 2020

Church of the Apostles – Toronto

In the 1930s, the area of Sheppherd Avenue West in Toronto was a quiet country area rather than urban sprawl. In 1936, a small building was built by community men […]

Churches | October 15, 2020

Salvation Army Citadel Brantford

The site of the Salvation Army Citadel in Brantford was used for ice skating until 1954. At that time the Salvation Army built their church with a corner stone dated […]

Churches | October 12, 2020

Grace Anglican Church in Perth

The Grace Anglican Church was built in July of 1905. The church replaced the original building which was constructed in 1862, at a cost of $1,500. The church was last […]

Churches | September 23, 2020

Jubilee Methodist Church

This old church is located on the Oneida Reserve along a busy highway. There’s a small cemetery beside the church. The church doors are usually locked. If you can find […]

Churches | July 22, 2020

Abandoned 1844 Anglican Church Ontario

This lovely church was built in 1844. It’s one of those churches that occasionally sees the doors being left unlocked out of trust. Unfortunately we know that not everyone shares […]

Churches | July 20, 2020

Abandoned Saint-Bernadin de-Sienne Church

Saint-Bernadin de-Sienne Church is located at 7979 8e Avenue in Montreal, Quebec.  It was built around 1955 as part of a post-Second World War movement to expand the Catholic Church’s […]

Churches | April 30, 2020

Mass Casualty (Abandoned Churches)

With declining congregations, shrinking budgets and aging buildings, churches are closing all across Canada. I can remember my grandfather attending church every Sunday. It seems like a lost faith with […]

Churches | April 18, 2020

St. Giles United Church in Hamilton, Ontario

History of St. Giles United Church In March of 1907 the Presbytery of Hamilton granted permission to establish the St. Giles Presbyterian Sunday School and Church. A petition gained 116 […]

Churches | February 12, 2020

Hickson United Church Ontario

The Hickson United Church was built in 1901 and opened in 1902. Given the small size of the town of Hickson, the church was used as a meeting place for […]