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St Silas Church of England, Blackburn

St Silas,
Preston New Road,


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded before 1885. The foundation stone of the church was laid in December 1894, the church was opened in May 1898, consecrated in 1900, and the tower added in 1913.

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Church Records

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Original Registers



The church is located at OS grid reference SD6664828458 (Lat/Lon 53.751412,-2.507278). You can see this on maps provided by: