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Holy Cross Church, St Pancras
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Location Cromer Street, London, WC1H 8JU
Country England
Denomination Church of England
Churchmanship Anglo-Catholic
Status Active
Functional status Parish church
Heritage designation Grade II listed
Parish Holy Cross with St. Jude and St. Peter, St. Pancras
Deanery South Camden
Archdeaconry Archdeaconry of Hampstead
Episcopal area Edmonton Episcopal Area
Diocese Diocese of London

Holy Cross Church is a church on Cromer Street in the St Pancras area of the London Borough of Camden. It was built 1887–88 by Joseph Peacock.


The church began as a district chapelry in 1876 before becoming a parish in 1888. Its parish was merged with that of St.Jude Gray's Inn Road (demolished 1936) in 1935 and that of St Peter's Regent Square in 1954 (damaged in the Blitz and demolished in 1954). In 1988 its Crypt Centre was set up to work for the homeless, and the church is still in use under its parish priest Christopher Cawrse.

The church was designated a Grade II listed building on 14 May 1974. The painting Santa Maria Magdalena by Reginald Gray hangs in the small chapel.

Notable clergy

  • Hope Patten, served his curacy here in the 1910s
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