Richmond’s Congregational Church in The Vineyard


The Congregational Church and St Elizabeth of Portugal pictured on an old postcard in 1913

If you’ve read our 2016 journal, Richmond History 37, you’ll be familiar with the story by Peter Flower of the Victorian graveyard at the Congregational Chapel in The Vineyard (now the Vineyard Life Church).

You can now read, on this website, further articles by Peter Flower on the church’s history:


Elsie Chamberlain, the Vineyard Congregational Church’s first female minister

The latest addition (January 2018) to these pages is an article about the role of women in leadership at the Vineyard Church.