St Ambrose of Milan, Chorlton cum Hardy - Roman Catholic

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Mike Berrell.
St Ambrose of Milan,
Princess Road,
Chorlton cum Hardy

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The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded in 1932. A new church opened in 1958.
A school-chapel has been built here to serve the new housing estates. The first beginnings go back to 1932 when the school-chapel was first opened and the mission was still attached to Chorlton. Fr. George Motler became the first parish priest.

Taken from "Salford Diocese and its Catholic past", a survey by Charles A. Bolton, a Priest of the above Diocese. Published 1950 on the First Centenary for the Diocese of Salford.



Church Records

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Copies of Original Registers



The church is located at OS grid reference SJ8285591675 (Lat/Lon 53.421581,-2.259465). You can see this on maps provided by:

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