Parishes/churches within 3 miles of - SD535219

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Provide a picture 0.1NNESt Mary, Broadfield Drive, Roman Catholic, Leyland
Provide a picture 0.4EEbenezer, Towngate, Congregational, Leyland
0.4SESt Mary, Towngate, Roman Catholic, Leyland
Provide better founding date Provide a picture 0.4EBroad St, Pentecostal Fellowship, , Leyland
0.5WLeyland Lane, Baptist, , Leyland
0.4ESESt Andrew, Church Road, Church of England, Leyland
Provide better founding date 0.6NNWKingdom Hall, Oak View, Jehovah's Witness, Leyland
0.6SWLeyland Lane, Orthodox Church of the Holy Apostles, , Leyland
Tell us when it closed 0.6SWLeyland Lane, Primitive Methodist, , Leyland
0.6ENEQuin St, Congregational, , Leyland
Provide a picture 0.6NNWSt John, Leyland Lane, Church of England, Leyland
0.7ENETurpin Green Lane, Wesleyan Methodist, , Leyland
1.1ENESt Ambrose, Moss Lane, Church of England, Leyland
1.1WSt James, Slater Lane, Church of England, Leyland
Provide better founding date 1.2NESt Catherine Laboure, Stanifield Lane, Roman Catholic, Farington
1.6WNWLongmeanygate, Wesleyan Methodist, , Midge Hall
Provide more precise location Tell us street name Tell us if church is still open Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture ~ 2NEWesleyan Methodist, Cuerden Green
2.0NSt Paul, Church Lane, Church of England, Farington
2.1SESt Mary, Wigan Road, Roman Catholic, Euxton
2.2SEWigan Road, Church of England, , Euxton
2.2NSchool Lane, Primitive Methodist, , Farington
Provide better founding date 2.2NNEWatkin Lane, United Methodist, , Lostock Hall
2.3ESt Therese of Lisieux, Dawson Lane, Roman Catholic, Whittle-le-Woods
Provide better founding date Provide a picture 2.4NNWMoss Lane, Primitive Methodist, , New Longton
2.4NNESt James, Moss Lane, Church of England, Lostock Hall
2.5NNEOur Lady of Lourdes and St Gerard Majella, Brownedge Road, Roman Catholic, Lostock Hall
2.7NESt Saviour, Church Road, Church of England, Bamber Bridge
2.8SSWSt Mary the Virgin, Towngate, Church of England, Eccleston
Provide better founding date 2.7SSEWigan Road, Wesleyan Methodist, , Euxton
Provide better founding date 2.8NWAll Saints, Station Road, Church of England, New Longton
2.7EPreston Road, Wesleyan Methodist, , Whittle-le-Woods
2.7ESt John the Evangelist, Preston Road, Church of England, Whittle-le-Woods
Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 3.0NEStation Road, Wesleyan Methodist, , Bamber Bridge
3.0ENESt Bede, Preston Rd, Roman Catholic, Clayton Green

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The GENUKI church database is not a complete list of all churches, and for many areas it just contains most parish churches at the start of the 19th century. It is planned that over time many more churches will be added but until then we hope that those it does find are useful.

The distances shown above are in most cases only approximate.This is because the church locations themselves are given as the corner of nearest Km square on the Ordnance Survey map in most cases. Some have been updated to the actual 1/10 Km location, but the majority have not. So use the distances as a guide, not a precise figure.

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The information provided has been obtained from a number of sources and although every effort is made to avoid errors, just a few may be present. So if there are any please let us know. [Select the church in the list above, and use the link at the bottom of that page to tell us].

In particular different sources describe churches in different ways and sometimes use different place names. So if there do appear to be duplicates, again let us know. If there are any churches missing then please tell us. The basic information that we need is:

For a more detailed description about providing information please look at the techniques for finding church information.

Other useful information is the founding and closing dates of the church, a picture, if the church has its own website, the name of the road on which it is/was sited, the records that exist and which repository holds them etc. Icons against the churches in the list above are provided to easily see which piece of information is required. Click the individual icons in the list above to report it. The icons are:

Basic details:
dedication?Is it dedicated to a saint, or does it have a name?
location?Exact location (OS gridref obtained by point and click on a map). Click this icon to show the location marked on a Google map. Drag the icon to the correct location, and a link will appear which lets you report that location. A description of how to use Streetmaps to pass on exact locations is also available.
streetThe name of the street where the church is sited.
foundedWhen was the church founded?
open?Is the church still open or has it closed?
closewdWe know the church has closed, but do not yet know when that happened.
graveyard?Has the church ever had a graveyard?
web pageA URL for the church's own website.
Pictures:
pictureA picture of the church. We have some tips about taking church pictures and the best format to use. If you are planning a trip to take church pictures, select the check box at the left hand side of the search bar at the top of this page, and click the New Search button. This list will then exclude those churches for which we have a picture, and will also show the OS grid reference.
For churches for which we have a record of the basic details:
historyA few details about the history of the church.
recordsWho holds the church records.

Building up a complete picture requires local knowledge and if you have any such information that you can share, then it will really help other users.