St George the Martyr, Abbey Hey - Church of England

Church picture

Photograph supplied by & Copyright of Mike Berrell.
St George the Martyr,
Abbey Hey Lane,
Abbey Hey

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The church does not have a graveyard. The internal inscriptions were transcribed by Mike Berrell in 2006. Copies are held by the Manchester & Lancs FHS, Manchester Central Library

Church History

It was founded in 1882 and closed in 2007.

Church Records

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Original registers
THe original registers are still held at the church.




The church is located at OS grid reference SJ8929796568 (Lat/Lon 53.465734,-2.162696). You can see this on maps provided by:

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