St Bartholomew, Davyhulme - Presbyterian

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St Bartholomew,
Barton Rd, Lostock,

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Illustration of the appearance of the original church


The church does not have a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded in 1944. It closed in 1960.

The Presbyterian church was influenced by Calvinism which rejected bishops and believed that the church should be governed by a hierarchy of general assembly, synod, presbytery and kirk sessions attened by ministers and elders of equal rank. Presbyterianism flourished in the 17th and early 18th centuries but in the later 18th century many Presbyterian churches adopted Unitarianism.

In 1972 the Presbyterian Church of England merged with the Congregational Church to form the United Reformed Church.




The church was located at OS grid reference SJ7788595470 (Lat/Lon 53.455507,-2.334518). You can see this on maps provided by:

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