MOSS-SIDE, a village, a township, and a chapelry, in Manchester parish, Lancashire. The village lies 2 miles S by E of Manchester, is neatly built, and has an ornamental public park. The township comprises 430 acres. Real property, £20,039. Pop. in 1851, 943; in 1861, 2,695. Houses, 435. The increase of pop. arose mainly from the extension of buildings and other improvements. The chapelry is much larger than the township, and was constituted in 1854. Pop. in 1861, 6,114. Houses, 1,114. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £717. Patrons, the Representatives of R. Gardiner, Esq. The church is modern. There are national and other schools.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
- Moss Lane East, Baptist
- Amani Centre, Quinney Crescent, Baptist
- St Pius X, Deerpark Road, Catholic, Whalley Range
- Manchester Chinese Christian Church, Yarburgh Street, Chinese Christian Church, Whalley Range
- Bethesda, Gt Western Street, Church of Christ
- Christ Church, Monton St, Church of England, Greenheys
- St Clement, Greenheys Lane, Church of England, Greenheys
- St James, Princess Road, Church of England
- St Edmund, Alexandra Road South, Church of England, Whalley Range
- St George, Church of England, Whalley Range
- St Margaret, Whalley Road, Church of England, Whalley Range
- Moss Lane East, Church of God Prophesy Christian Centre
- Moss Lane East, Church of the New Age
- Greenhill Street, Congregational, Greenheys
- Claremont Rd, Congregational
- Withington Rd, Congregational, Whalley Range
- Wright St, Dutch Protestant, Greenheys
- Wright St, German Protestant, Greenheys
- Hall St, Methodist New Connexion, Greenheys
- Moss Lane East, New Jerusalem
- Upper Chorlton Rd, New Testament Church of God, Whalley Range
- Great Western Street, Plymouth Brethren
- Upper Chorlton Rd, Presbyterian, Whalley Range
- Hall St, Primitive Methodist, Greenheys
- Gt Western Street, Primitive Methodist
- Hartley Victoria College Chapel, Alexandra Road South, Primitive Methodist, Whalley Range
- Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Raby Street, Roman Catholic
- English Martyrs (formerly St Bede), Alexandra Road South, Roman Catholic, Whalley Range
- St Bede's College, Alexandra Road South, Roman Catholic, Whalley Range
- Church of Divine Mercy, Moss Lane East, Roman Catholic (Polish)
- Bloomsbury, Rusholme Road, Scotch Presbyterian, Greenheys
- Alexandra Road South, Spiritualist, Whalley Range
- Moss Lane East, UK Apostolic Church of God Seventh Day
- Hall St, United Methodist Free Church, Greenheys
- Amani Centre, Quinney Crescent, United Reformed
- Moss Lane East, Welsh Calvinist Methodist
- Egerton Road, Welsh Wesleyan, Whalley Range
- Gore St (renamed Guildhall St), Welsh Wesleyan Methodist, Greenheys
- Raby Street, Wesleyan Methodist
- Egerton Road, Wesleyan Methodist, Whalley Range
- Great Western St, Wesleyan Methodist, Whalley Range
- Withington Rd, Wesleyan Methodist, Whalley Range
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