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Churches in the Parish of Nelson

Church of England

  1. St Paul, Halifax Road, Little Marsden, BB9 0QX
    St Paul is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 858370
    Founded: 1296
    1296 Little Marsden Chapel of Ease, 1485-1509 became a Chantry Chapel to St Bartholomew Colne
    1700 became a Parish, 1800 Marsden Old Chapel built, 1809 chapel rebuilt
    1811 became St Paul Parish Church of Marsden, 1999 combined with St Mary

  2. St Bede the Venerable, Railway Street (Clover Hill), Nelson, BB9 9AL
    St Bede the Venerable is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 865370
    Founded: 1920
    Started as St Pauls Mission

  3. St John the Evangelist, Barkerhouse Road, Great Marsden, BB9 9JT
    St John the Evangelist is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 869378
    Founded: 1845
    1999 services held at St Philips, 2000 new church built on original site, Parish combined with St Philip Leeds Road

  4. St Luke, Burnley Road, Brierfield, BB9 5JN
    St Luke is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 845361
    Founded: 1872

  5. St Mary, Maurice Street, Nelson, BB9 7AU
    St Mary is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 855375
    Founded: 1872 Closed: 1999
    1999 Parish combined with St Paul Little Marsden

  6. St Philip, Leeds Road, Nelson, BB9 9XG
    St Philip is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 864381
    Founded: 1886
    2000 Parish combined with St John

Roman Catholic

  1. Holy Saviour, Bradley Hall Road, Nelson, BB9 8HE
    Holy Saviour is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 866383
    Founded: 1896

  2. Holy Trinity, Richard Street, Brierfield, BB9 5HZ
    Holy Trinity is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 847361
    Founded: 1896 Closed: 2004

  3. St John Southworth (Formerly St George), Vaughan Street, Nelson, BB9 0JS
    St John Southworth (Formerly St George) is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 866372
    Founded: 1897
    1897 founded, 1902 church built, named St George, 1992 name changed to St John Southworth

  4. St Joseph, Every Street, Nelson, BB95SE
    St Joseph is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 847367
    Founded: 1883 Closed: 2002
    1883 Mission in Every Street, 1898 St Joseph church built, 1960 totally destroyed by fire, 1964 new church opened.
    1992 building declared unsafe due to 'concrete cancer', Parishes of St Joseph and St George combined to become St John Southworth.

Baptist

  1. Burnley Road Baptist, Burnley Road, Brierfield, BB9 5HX
    Burnley Road Baptist is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 846362
    Founded: 1885

  2. Carr Road Baptist Chapel, Carr Road, Nelson, BB9 7SP
    Carr Road Baptist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 857379
    Founded: 1877 Closed: 1898
    1898 closed, congregation joined Woodlands Road chapel

  3. Scottish Baptist, Bradshaw Street, Nelson, BB9 0BH
    Scottish Baptist is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 858372
    Founded: 1903 Closed: 1960

  4. Woodlands Road Baptist Chapel, Woodlands Road, Nelson, BB9 9HZ
    Woodlands Road Baptist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 866379
    Founded: 1898
    1898 started by members of Carr Road Baptist,

  5. Zion, Elizabeth Street, Nelson, BB9 7YA
    Zion is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860383
    Founded: 1887 Closed: 2000?

Christian Brethren

  1. Gospel Hall, Bradley Road, Nelson, BB9 7QH
    Gospel Hall is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 861381
    Founded: 1896 Closed: 1960?

Congregational

  1. Congregational Church, Brunswick Street, Nelson, BB9 0NA
    Congregational Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 863373
    Founded: 1894

  2. Congregational Church, Southfield Street, Nelson, BB9 9QA
    Congregational Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 864376
    Founded: 1892
    1972 became United Reform Church, 1990's new chapel built on site.

  3. Hope Chapel, Manchester Road, Nelson
    Founded: 1865 Closed: 1975
    1972 became United Reform Church

  4. Providence/Brierfield Congregational Church, Colne Road, Brierfield, BB9 5HL
    Providence/Brierfield Congregational Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 847365
    Founded: 1836 Closed: 1892

Independent Evangelical Church

  1. Ebenezer Central Gospel Mission, Goit Side (Bradley), Nelson
    Founded: 1908

Independent Methodist

  1. Barkerhouse Road Independent Methodist Chapel, Barkerhouse Road, Nelson, BB9 9TU
    Barkerhouse Road Independent Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 863380
    Founded: 1869 Closed: 1956

  2. Bradshaw Street Independent Methodist Chapel, Mount Zion, Bradshaw Street, Nelson, BB9 9AG
    Bradshaw Street Independent Methodist Chapel, Mount Zion is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 861374
    Founded: 1889 Closed: 2000?

  3. Independent Methodist Chapel, Halifax Road, Brierfield
    Founded: 1890 Closed: 1939

  4. Nelson Independent Methodist Church, Netherfield Road, Nelson, BB9 9AW
    Nelson Independent Methodist Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860376
    Founded: 1990
    1990's new chapel built, conjunction of Salem and Bradshaw Street

  5. Salem Chapel, Scotland Road, Nelson, BB9 9TE
    Salem Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860379
    Founded: 1853 Closed: 1964

Inghamites

  1. Inghamite Chapel, Russell Street, Nelson, BB9 7NN
    Inghamite Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 859379
    Founded: 1886 Closed: 1957
    1957 building taken over by Salvation Army

Methodist

  1. Central Methodist Church, Halifax Road Arnside, Nelson, BB9 0EG
    Central Methodist Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 859368
    Founded: 1865 Closed: 2002
    1966 4 churches combined to form Central Methodists, 2002 last service before demolition.

Methodist / RC

  1. Christ Church, Carr Road, Nelson, BB9 7SP
    Christ Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 857379
    Founded: 2004
    Built on the site of the Central Methodist, the first multifaith church in Lancashire, incorporates St John Southworth RC

Pentecostal

  1. Elim Pentecostal, Good Templars Hall Bradley Road, Nelson, BB9 7XG
    Elim Pentecostal is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860381
    Founded: 1982

  2. Pentecostal Church, Stanley Street, Brierfield, BB9 5DN
    Pentecostal Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 848364
    Founded: 1915 Closed: 2008

Plymouth Brethren

  1. Hebron Hall, Walter Street, Brierfield, BB9 5AS
    Hebron Hall is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 847363
    Founded: 1949

Primitive Methodist

  1. Bethel, Netherfield Road, Nelson, BB9 9QS
    Bethel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 864378
    Founded: 1890 Closed: Yes
    2001 new mosque built on site

  2. Primitive Methodist Chapel, Halifax Road Heyhead, Brierfield, BB9 5BQ
    Primitive Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 851364
    Founded: 1832 Closed: 1955

  3. Primitive Methodist Chapel, Southfield Street, Nelson, BB9 0JZ
    Primitive Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 867374
    Founded: 1907 Closed: Yes

  4. Primitive Methodist Chapel, Thomas Street, Nelson, BB9 9BZ
    Primitive Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 861373
    Founded: 1906 Closed: Yes

  5. Zion, Scotland Road, Nelson, BB9 7XE
    Zion is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860380
    Founded: 1843 Closed: 1966
    1966 congregation joined Central Methodist

Quaker

  1. Friends Meeting House, Marsden Heights, Brierfield, BB9 0EU
    Friends Meeting House is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 865360
    Founded: 1656 Closed: 1763

  2. Friends Meeting House, Walverden Road, Brierfield, BB9 0PJ
    Friends Meeting House is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 856364
    Founded: 1763

  3. Newhead Burial Ground, Halifax Road, Brierfield, BB12 9LA
    Newhead Burial Ground is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 822406
    Founded: 1656 Closed: 1731

Unitarian

  1. Unitarian Chapel, Eleanor Street, Nelson, BB9 7XE
    Unitarian Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 860380
    Founded: 1904 Closed: 1932

United Methodist

  1. Regent Street Methodist Chapel, Regent Street, Nelson, BB9 7RE
    Regent Street Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 863383
    Founded: 1891 Closed: 1966
    1966 Congregation joined Central Methodist

  2. Stanley Street Methodist Church, Stanley Street, Nelson, BB9 7EW
    Stanley Street Methodist Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 857378
    Founded: 1865 Closed: Yes

United Reform

  1. United Reform Church, 39 Brunswick Street, Nelson, BB9 9DY
    United Reform Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 863373

Wesleyan Methodist

  1. Bradley Hall Wesleyan Chapel, Bradley Hall Leeds Road, Nelson
    Founded: 1894 Closed: 1960

  2. Brierfield Wesleyan Chapel / The Methodist Church Brierfield, Colne Road, Brierfield, BB9 5NS
    Brierfield Wesleyan Chapel / The Methodist Church Brierfield is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 846365
    Founded: 1861

  3. Cooper Street Wesleyan Methodist, Cooper Street, Nelson, BB9 7XP
    Cooper Street Wesleyan Methodist is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 861382
    Founded: 1875 Closed: 1983

  4. Railway Street Wesleyan Chapel, Railway Street, Nelson, BB9 9AU
    Railway Street Wesleyan Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 861375
    Founded: 1884 Closed: 1966
    1966 congregation joined Central Methodist

  5. Southfield (Old) Chapel, Southfield, Nelson, BB10 3RH
    Southfield (Old) Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 878368
    Founded: 1786
    1897 some of congregation moved to Temple Street Nelson

  6. Temple Street Methodist Church, Temple Street, Nelson, BB9 0TQ
    Temple Street Methodist Church is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 867377
    Founded: 1905 Closed: 2009

  7. Trinity, Scotland Road Reedyford, Nelson, BB9 7YS
    Trinity is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 857388
    Founded: 1868 Closed: 1975
    1975 chapel closed congregation joined Central Methodist, building now Pendle Community Church

  8. Wesleyan Chapel, Carr Road, Nelson, BB9 7LE
    Wesleyan Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 858378
    Founded: 1865 Closed: 2002

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