Charter Street Mission

And Angel Meadow

  This site is an attempt to bring together all the stories and photographs regarding Charter Street Mission and Angel Meadow spread over the Internet. If there are any problems with this site or for any other reason please email


Please note this website is mainly for the History of Charter Street Mission and the surrounding area. It has no contact with the current Mission and therefore cannot be used to answer questions regarding the organization.


At the beginning of the 19th century many children from the poorest districts did not have access to education. ‘Ragged schools’ provided not only education but also clothing and food for the children  … continue reading

NewspaperArticles from 1898-1900 When Extension Built

A collection of photographs can be viewed here

You Tube Videos

There are many You Tube Videos of Angel Meadow. Here are some of them, please let us know if you find any more.

The videos are here


The Friends of Angel Meadow (FOAM) was formed in 2004 to represent the interests of the residential neighbourhood as well as park users.

Link to the site here