RUSHOLME, a township in Manchester parish, Lancashire; on the Manchester and Macclesfield railway, 2½ miles S by E of Manchester. Acres, 956. Real property, £32,495. Pop. in 1851, 3,679; in 1861, 5,380. Houses, 986. The limits include a considerable suburb of Manchester, and the chapelry of Birch. R. House and R. Park are chief residences. A Wesleyan chapel, a cruciform edifice in the Gothic style, was built here in 1863, at a cost of £4,000.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
- McClaren Memorial, Eileen Grove, Baptist
- Union Chapel, York Place, Baptist
- Wilmslow Rd, Congregational
- St David, Oxford Place, Victoria Park, Welsh Congregational
- Holy Trinity, Platt Lane, Church of England
- St James, Danes Rd, Birch in Rusholme, Church of England
- St John Chrysostom, Oxford Place, Victoria Park, Church of England
- Claremont Road, Primitive Methodist
- Moor St, Primitive Methodist
- Daisy Bank Road, Victoria Park, Welsh Calvinist Methodist
- Dickenson Rd, Wesleyan Methodist
- Bethel United Church of Jesus Christ , Claremont Road, Apostolic
- Daisy Bank Road, Victoria Park, Christian Fellowship
- First, Daisy Bank Road, Victoria Park, Church of Christ, Scientist
- Moss Lane East, Deeper Life Bible Church
- Park Range, New Apostolic Church
- Daisy Bank Road, Victoria Park, Spiritualist
- Platt Chapel, Wilmslow Road, Unitarian
- St Edward the Confessor, Thurloe St, Roman Catholic
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