Wesley, Clitheroe - Wesleyan Methodist

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Steve Houldsworth.
Wesleyan Row, Parson's Lane,

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before 1890


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded before 1796. In 1962 the congregation merged with the old Moor Lane Methodist Chapel, which then closed. The church is now called Trinity Methodist church.

The Wesleyan Methodist church was formed in the 18th century from religous societies founded by John Wesley and his preachers. It suffered many secessions, but was the largest Nonconformist denomination in the 19th century. In 1932 the Wesleyan Methodists joined with the Primitive Methodists and the United Methodists to form the Methodist Church of Great Britain.




The church is located at OS grid reference SD7410641693 (Lat/Lon 53.870792,-2.395296). You can see this on maps provided by:

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