Grains Rd Wesleyan Methodist, Top O' Th' Knowl

Wesleyan Methodist church,
Grains Rd,
Top O'' Th'' Knowl

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Memorial now in St Paul, Shaw


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded before 1892. It closed in 1964.

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 was located at OS grid reference SD9461309252 (Lat/Lon 53.579827,-2.082842). You can see this on maps provided by:

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