St James and St Basils Church Fenham Black and White

Church Records for St. James’ and St. Basil’s

Northumberland Archives Service 

has records for churches which serve or served areas within the ancient parish of St John. These are listed below and include St. James’ and St. Basil’s Church Fenham, Newcastle.


  • Benwell, St Aidan. Baptisms 1884-1979 and marriages 1891-1978 For earlier records see Newcastle, St John.
  • Benwell, Venerable Bede. Marriages 1956-1970 (Also at Tyne and Wear Archives: Marriages 1956-1963.) For earlier records see Benwell, St James.
  • Elswick, Holy Spirit Mission. There are no deposited registers or microfilm copies.
  • Elswick, St Mark Baptisms 1884-1895, 1919-1969 (Also at Tyne and Wear Archives: Baptisms 1884-1895). For earlier records see Elswick, St Stephen.
  • Elswick, St Philip. Baptisms 1869-1992 and marriages 1873-1993 (Also at Tyne and Wear Archives: Baptisms 1869-1902 and marriages 1873-1900). For earlier records see Newcastle, St John.
  • Elswick, St Stephen. Baptisms 1868-1924 and marriages 1868-1941 (Also at Tyne and Wear Archives for the same periods). For earlier records see Elswick, St Paul.
  • Fenham, Holy Cross. Marriages 1936-1958. For earlier records see Fenham, St James and St Basil.
  • Fenham, St Augustine. Baptisms 1892-1993 and marriages 1892-1993. For earlier records see Benwell, St James.

Fenham, St James and St Basil. Baptisms 1905-1953 and marriages 1931-1959. For earlier records see Fenham St Augustine

Further Church Record Links

Above taken from genuki.org
https://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/NBL/Newcastle/StJohns/ChurchRecords

The national archives links (woodhorn)
https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/N13612474 https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/c/F216835

Museums Northumberland
https://museumsnorthumberland.org.uk/our-collections/

Page photo from flickr
https://www.flickr.com/photos/wnphc/albums/72157670247721808

Tram stop near St James’ and St Basil’s Church Fenham