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Victoria Avenue Pentecostal, Higher Blackley

Pentecostal church,
Victoria Avenue,
Higher Blackley


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

This church, originally called Calvary Full Gospel Mission, was opened about 1954. It was built by the pastor, Trevor Rees Williams, a Welshman, with much help from various members of the congregation, such as Stanley Adams. The pastor had a full time job and 2 sons and 2 daughters. His wife was in a TB sanitorium until about 1955. The younger daughter was cared for by another person until her mother came home. They lived in Moston, but bought a house on Hill Lane, Hr. Blackley about 1957.

Both Trevor and his wife, Dorothy, are deceased.

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Church Records


The church is located at OS grid reference SD8608804128 (Lat/Lon 53.533612,-2.211371). You can see this on maps provided by: