Since 1874, Christian worship has been conducted in St Stephens, and our building has a rich history.

St Stephens church building is a striking landmark in Gateacre village, and it has many features of historical interest.

Click to view or download:One of our members has taken on the role of archivist and has helpfully compiled a great deal of information relating to our church’s past, and has made a number of documents available.

An Abbreviated History (Adobe PDF, 430K)

If you would like more detailed information about our records please email to book an appointment.


These documents are in Adobe Acrobat format. Please click here to obtain the free Acrobat Reader if you need it.
Please note that we retain all copyright to these documents, but please download and print them off for your own use. You may not put these documents to any commercial use.