Church History

    Welcome to the Church Builders website. On these pages, you will find information about each of the chapels built for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and those who constructed them.
    The Church Builders who laboured in the British Isles were supported by a wide range of support staff, including office administrators, architects, managers, building supervisors, and others
    The baptism of Edalinda Longbone would prove to have a lasting impact on her own and many others’ lives.
    Susan was called to serve as a Church Building Missionary
    WWII veteran, footballer, playwriter/producer, businessman and first Stake President in Sunderland
    The Church faced considerable challenges as it sought to construct a chapel for the Saints of the Billingham congregation.
    Michael John Adamson served as a building missionary and helped build the York chapel.
    Being no stranger to hardships and horrors, Albert Short was one of many individuals to have experienced the best and the worst that this world had to offer.
    The Lancaster Mission Hall and the Disturbances of 1911-1912
    Elder Steven E. Snow commented: “To me, Church history is one of the most exciting aspects of the gospel'
    Acel Nebeker was on his way home from his mission when he found himself boarding a lifeboat with just minutes before the ship he was on sank to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean
    John was a shoemaker from Leith who was among the first listening to Orson Pratt in 1840