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Wuerdle and Wardle
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WARDLE, a chapelry, with a village, in Rochdale parish, Lancashire; 2¾ miles NNE of Rochdale r. station. It was constituted in 1859; and it has a post-office under Rochdale. Pop., 2,176. Houses, 439. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £200. Patron, the Vicar of Smallbridge. The church is modern and cruciform, and has a tower and spire. There are two dissenting chapels and a national school.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
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- Halifax Rd, Smallbridge, Independent
- St Andrew, Arm Road, Dearnley, Church of England
- St James the Apostle, Ramsden Rd, Church of England
- St John the Baptist, Halifax Road, Smallbridge, Church of England
- Matthew St, Smallbridge, Primitive Methodist
- Ramsden Rd, Water Grove, United Methodist Free Church
- Spring Mill Walk, Smallbridge, United Methodist Free Church
- Chapel Street, Wesleyan Methodist
- Wesley St, Smallbridge, Wesleyan Methodist
- Wardle Village Church, Chapel Street, Ecumenical Partnership
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In 1835 Wuerdle and Wardle was a township in the parish of Rochdale.
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