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Church of England, Rivington
This site provides historical information about churches, other places of worship and cemeteries. It has no connection with the churches themselves. For current information you will need to contact them directly.
The church has a graveyard.
It was founded before 1541. An unusual feature of Rivington Church is that it is not dedicated to any saint or martyr, but is correctly referred to as 'Rivington Church'. Rivington was a chapelry of the parish of Bolton, being made a parish in its own right only on the appointment of the Rev. Thomas Sutcliffe in October 1856.
This site provides historical information about churches, other places of worship and cemeteries. It has no connection with the churches themselves. For current information you should contact them directly.
Whilst every effort has been made to record exact details of record office and library holdings
you are recommended to check with them before visiting to ensure that they do hold the records and years you
wish to examine. Similarly check with transcript publishers to ensure they cover the records and years
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Copies of Bishop's Transcripts
It is located at SD6249414442 (Lat/Lon 53.625155,-2.568557). You can see this on maps provided by: