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St Joseph, Burslem

St Joseph, Burslem, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST6 4BB View on map

A 1920s grade II listed church with stained glass windows and a large painted apsidal dome by Gordon Forsyth, Superintendent of Art at the Burslem School of Art, and his daughter Moira.


Opening Arrangements

Major roof repair works in progress; please contact the Parish Priest for visiting arrangements during this period.


Church is located near to Burslem town centre. When coming from Newcastle Street (B5051) from the direction of A500, turn left onto Westport Road at the Natwest bank. Take second left onto Hall Street and church is on the left hand side. Rail: Longport Station (1 mile), Stoke on Trent station (4.1 miles). Bus: 98 (from Newcastle under Lyme) 69 (from Hanley) and 20a (from Golden Hill). Buses are approx. every 15 minutes.

Parking Spaces


On Hall Street itself (free)

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes