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St Vincent de Paul, Ditton Lane

The Catholic Church of St Vincent de Paul

History of St Vincent de Paul

The building was originally a prefabricated part of the First Eastern General Military Hospital in Cambridge in WWI. After the war, the building was purchased by the Catholic Church in Hills Road to serve as a men’s club and church hall. In the 1930s it was dismantled and used as St Laurence’s High Street Chesterton before being set up again on Ditton Lane.



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