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St Paul Methodist, Shaw

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St Paul,
Rochdale Rd,
Shaw
Lancashire

Cemeteries

The church had a graveyard. There are some graves at St Pauls the area in front of the old chapel inside the walled area have grave stones laid flat.It is understood there are a few under the car park tarmac

Church History

It was founded in 1863. The building shown is derelict inside but a listed building which causes great problems to the congregation. The building behind is what was the Methodist primary day school until the 70's and now houses the Church. The smaller building attached was the Mens Institute built as a Memorial to those lost in the First World War, now leased as a nursery.

Church Records

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A copy of the Baptism register is in Shaw library.

This site provides historical information about churches, other places of worship and cemeteries. It has no connection with the churches etc. themselves. For current information you should contact them directly.

Maps

It is located at SD9383509092 (Lat/Lon 53.578389,-2.094589). You can see this on maps provided by: