St Bartholomew, Devonport

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Christian disciples gathered together in Milehouse and Ford

St Bartholomew's is part of the United Parish of St Bartholomew and St Mark, Devonport, Plymouth.  The present building was consecrated in 1959 and stands on Outland Road, directly opposite the Plymouth Life Centre and a few doors away from the Britannia Pub.

The Church was built on the grounds of Outlands, onetime a country house and birthplace of the Antarctic Explorer, Captain Robert Falcon Scott.  There is a small exhibition of documents and photographs relating to Scott inside the Church.

There are good, modern facilities both in the Church itself and in the adjoining Church Hall which is well used by church and community groups throughout the week.

Our worship is centred on the Sunday Sung Mass (09:30) and there is a warm welcome to all who join us.  The Mass is also celebrated several times during the week, and this, together with the Daily Offices of Morning and Evening Prayer, provides a regular rhythm of prayer and worship.  The aim of our Christian Community is to proclaim and live out the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in Word and Sacrament with all with whom we have contact.

As well as at service times, the Church is normally open every day and on  Saturday mornings from 09:30 to 12 noon  the Parish Priest or one of our church members will be happy to receive enquiries about Holy Baptism and Marriage or simply to welcome you and encourage you to look round.

Worship and activities are shared with our sister Church of St Mark, Cambrige Road, Ford.  Details of activities there are recorded separately.

We are under resolutions A & B and seek guidance from the Bishop of Ebbsfleet. 


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Father Richard Silk S.S.C
St Bartholomew's Vicarage
13 Outland Road
01752 518030 (Parish Priest)
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Sung Mass
Regular Sunday worship
Every Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour and 10 minutes.
Family Friendly Coffee Incense


Said Mass
Every Wednesday at 9:30 AM for ½ hour


Said Mass
Every Saturday at 9:30 AM



(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass

Church Open THe Church is open every day.
Hall for Hire morning/afternoon/evening Reduced rates for contract hirers. For availability please contact Mrs Margaret Andrews Telephone 01752 516980
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 9165
Built: 1959
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Our Patron: Bishop of Exeter
Archdeaconry: PLYMOUTH (154)
Deanery: Plymouth City (15406)
Parish Legal Name: St. Bartholomew Devonport and Saint Mark Ford (150610 15/610)
CofE Church Info: (615610 15/610)
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This page was last updated on Monday 11th August 2014
St Bartholomew : 13 Outland Road, Milehouse, Devonport, Devon, PL2 3BZ

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