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St Perran Church of England, Roose

St Perran,
Rampside Road,


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

old St Perran A mission church under St. Luke's which originated in a temporary building in 1874. It kept own registers from 1894. A re-opening service after closure for renovation was held on 14 May 1896. The original church was destroyed by fire in 1966. A replacement hall-church opened on 9 September 1967. The building has been shared with Roose Methodists from 1991 (following closure of Stonedyke Methodist Chapel). Hall was used by Ministry of Munitions to accommodate navvies working at Roose, 1917-18. Has also been used by nearby Roose School.

Church Records

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The Cumbria Record Office, Barrow hold:

  • Baptisms 1894-1972

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The church is located at OS grid reference SD2225269285 (Lat/Lon 54.113545,-3.190847). You can see this on maps provided by: