Parishes/churches within 3 miles of - SD556099

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0.1ENESt Marie of the Annunciation, Almond Brook Rd, Roman Catholic, Standish
Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 0.3ENEMeeting House, School Lane, Society of Friends, Standish
Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 0.4NEPreston Rd, Primitive Methodist, , Standish
Provide better founding date 0.4ENEQuaker's Yard, Wesleyan Methodist, , Standish
0.5ENESt Wilfrid, Market Place, Church of England, Standish
Provide better founding date Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 0.7WNWShevington Moor, Primitive Methodist, , Shevington Moor
Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 0.7NBurial ground and Meeting House, Preston Rd, Society of Friends, Standish
Provide better founding date 1.2SWGathurst Lane, Methodist, , Shevington
Provide better founding date 1.1SWSt Anne, Church Lane, Church of England, Shevington
1.3WNWSt Joseph, Church Hall Lane, Roman Catholic, Wrightington
Provide better founding date Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 1.6SCrooke Rd, Primitive Methodist, , Crooke
1.6SEGidlow Cemetery, Gidlow Lane, Cemetery, Wigan
Provide better founding date Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 1.9SSESt Anne, Beech Hill Avenue, Church of England, Beech Hill
1.9NWTunley Chapel, Chisnall Ave, Presbyterian, Wrightington
Provide better founding date Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 2.0WAppley Lane, Wesleyan Methodist, , Wrightington
2.2WAll Saints, Finch Lane, Church of England, Appley Bridge
Provide better founding date Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 2.1NPreston Rd, Methodist, , Coppull
Provide better founding date Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 2.2SSEWoodhouse Lane, Primitive Methodist, , Wigan
Provide a dedication/name 2.4NNEChapel Lane, Church of England, , Coppull
Provide better founding date 2.4SSt Barnabas, Kitt Green Rd, Church of England, Marsh Green
Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 2.4SSESt Andrew, Woodhouse Lane, Church of England, Wigan
Provide better founding date 2.7NSpendmore Lane, Wesleyan Methodist, , Coppull
2.6NSt Oswald, Tansley Ave, Roman Catholic, Coppull
Provide more precise location Provide better founding date 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 2.7SSEGidlow Lane, Baptist, , Wigan
Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 2.7SESt Michael and All Angels, Duke St, Church of England, Wigan
Provide better founding date Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 2.7SEWigan Lane, Latter Day Saints, , Wigan
2.7NSt John the Divine, Hewlett Street, Church of England, Coppull
Provide better founding date 2.8SSt Francis of Assisi, City Road, Church of England, Kitt Green
Provide better founding date 2.8SEScarisbrick St, Particular Baptist, , Wigan
Provide better founding date Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 2.8NNWCarr House Lane, Primitive Methodist, , Wrightington
Provide better founding date Tell us when it closed Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 3.0NNEChapel Lane, Wesleyan Methodist, , Coppull
Provide better founding date Provide link to church's own web page 2.9SSESt Edward, Scot Lane, Roman Catholic, Newtown
Provide better founding date 2.9SWJubilee, Roby Mill, Primitive Methodist, Upholland
Provide better founding date Provide link to church's own web page Provide a picture 2.9SWRoby Mill, Roman Catholic Cemetery, , Upholland
Tell us when it closed Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 3.0SEHope St, Independent, , Wigan
3.0SESt John, Standishgate, Roman Catholic, Wigan
3.0SESt Mary, Standishgate, Roman Catholic, Wigan
Tell us when it closed Provide a picture 2.9SESt Paul, Standishgate, Independent, Wigan
Provide better founding date Tell us when it closed Tell us if it has ever had a graveyard Provide a picture 2.9SEStandishgate, Wesleyan Methodist, , Wigan
3.0NWSt James the Great, Church Lane, Church of England, Wrightington

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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.