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St Bartholomew, Wilmslow, Church of England

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St Bartholomew,
Chancel Lane,


The church has/had a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded in 1558.

Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Bollin Fee, Chorley, Fulshaw and Pownall Fee. 

The district was affected by the following boundary changes: 

  • 1866 February 20 — reduced when parts of the township of Chorley, and parts of the townships of Bollin Fee and Fulshaw were transferred to the new district of Chorley: St. Philip & St. James. 

The district also included the chapel of Styal: All Saints. 

Church Records

C = Christenings (Baptisms) ; M = Marriages ; B = Burials ; BTs = Bishop's Transcripts 

Original Registers C 1558-1967 ; M 1558-1964 ; B 1558-1902 — Cheshire Record Office (P 123)
C from 1967 ; M from 1964 ; B from 1902 — Church
Microfilm Copies C 1558-1910 ; M 1558-1948 ; B 1558-1902 — Cheshire Record Office
C 1558-1877 ; M 1558-1887 ; B 1558-1902 — Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Wilmslow Library
Bishop's Transcripts 1599, 1605, 1608, 1610, 1617, 1620-23, 1625, 1627-29, 1631-37, 1639, 1641, 1661, 1663-85, 1687-1704, 1706-1811, 1813-23, 1825-38, 1855-59 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
Copies and Indexes CMB 1558-1652 (transcript/index by R. Peel, 2 vols.) — Cheshire Record Office
CMB 1558-1652 ; C1692-1855 ; B 1692-1902 — published by  North Cheshire Family History Society (2 vols.)
C 1692-1740 ; M 1693-1740 ; B 1692-1734 (transcript/index) — Cheshire Record Office
M 1558-1571, 1692-1837 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1610-1837 — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836) (incomplete)
M 1837-2007 — Cheshire BMD (CE:1097)
B 1558-1902 — National Burial Index
B 1558-1902 — published by North Cheshire Family History Society
Monumental Inscriptions Published by North Cheshire Family History Society, 1998


It is located at SJ8480181488 (Lat/Lon 53.330082,-2.229674). You can see this on maps provided by: