Leamington Road Baptist, Blackburn

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Steve Houldsworth.
Baptist church,
Leamington Road,


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

The foundation stones (four of them) were laid in April 1893.The Church was opened in May 1895. It was built on the site where Blackburn Rovers played their home matches from 1881 until they moved to Ewood ten years later. The Church celebrated its Centenary the day the Rovers were the League Champions in 1995.




The church is located at OS grid reference SD6702328512 (Lat/Lon 53.751921,-2.501597). You can see this on maps provided by:

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