Huguenots of Spitalfields

The Old Weavers House - Canterbury

Canterbury, Kent

The Huguenot settlement in Canterbury started when the authorities considered the community in Sandwich, Kent, to have grown too large. 100 families were accepted in […]

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huguenot towns - Lord Mayors Chapel Bristol


Bristol was one of a second group of towns, after Ipswich and Rye in 1681, in which new Huguenot settlements developed. From the end of […]

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Silver Cross of Lorraine

Bideford, Devon

Running off from Bideford’s Allhalland Street is Chapel Lane, named after the Huguenot Chapel that used to be in the lane. A French Huguenot congregation […]

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