Christ the King and St Anthony, Shadsworth - Roman Catholic

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Steve Houldsworth.
Christ the King and St Anthony,
North Road,

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The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded before 1959 and closed in 2008.

The parish was founded in 1959 from St Joseph's Audley in a chapel built in a residential property on Shadsworth Road. The church on North Road was opened in October 1962. The parish became part of the Blackburn Team Ministry in 2001 which was formed into the Holy Family, Blackburn in 2005. The church was closed and demolished in 2008.

Church Records

Registers at Holy Family, Blackburn



Church Records

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Copies of Original Registers



The church is located at OS grid reference SD7025727293 (Lat/Lon 53.741160,-2.452436). You can see this on maps provided by:

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