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St Ethelbert Roman Catholic, Deane

St Ethelbert,
Hawthorne Street,
Deane
Lancashire

Cemeteries

The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded in 1905. The current church opened on 26 September 1959.
In 1922, a new parish developed from SS. Peter and Paul's and Fr. F. Kershaw was the priest sent to foster the growth of the new parish. A new church was opened in 1925. On Fr. Kershaw's transfer to Blackley, Fr. T. McGrath came here from St. Joseph's, Bolton. A new junior and infant school have been built during his pastorate.

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.

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Church Records

Maps

The church is located at OS grid reference SD6994308037 (Lat/Lon 53.568068,-2.455328). You can see this on maps provided by: