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Churches in the Parish of Padiham

Church of England

  1. St Leonard, Church Street, Padiham, BB12 8HQ
    St Leonard is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 792340
    Founded: 1450

  2. St Anne and St Elizabeth, Hapton Road, Padiham Green, BB12 7AW
    St Anne and St Elizabeth is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 793335
    Founded: 1885 Closed: 2003

  3. St Matthew (Iron Church), Rycliffe Street, Padiham, BB12 8NW
    St Matthew (Iron Church) is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 794341
    Founded: 1870 Closed: 1919
    Site for the mission church given by the Shuttleworths of Gawthorpe Hall

Roman Catholic

  1. St John the Baptist, Green Lane Hapton now known as St Johns Road, Padiham, BB12 7BN
    St John the Baptist is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 793331
    Founded: 1864
    1600's High Whitaker, the home of Thomas Whitaker, a catholic priest, is said to have been used as a Catholic Chapel
    1646 Thomas Whitaker was executed
    Chapel opened 1864; Church opened 1881

  2. St Philip the Apostle, Slade Lane, Padiham, BB12 8NY
    St Philip the Apostle is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 792344
    Founded: 1953
    1993 Church consecrated

Baptist

  1. Burnley Road Baptist Chapel, Pendle Street, Padiham, BB12 8RR
    Burnley Road Baptist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 797335
    Founded: 1846
    a branch of Sabden Baptists until 1852
    1969? Burnley Road building sold
    1970 Moved into former Mount Zion, Pendle St

  2. Mount Zion, Pendle Street, Padiham, BB12 8RR
    Mount Zion is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 797335
    Founded: 1866 Closed: 1948
    A breakaway group from Burnley Road Baptists
    1870 new church opened in Morley St
    1876 Land bought in Pendle St, became know as Mount Zion
    1948 Church closed and building taken over by Co-op
    1970 Burnley Rd Baptists moved into building

Congregational

  1. Bethel Independent Chapel, Guy Street, Padiham, BB12 8PU
    Bethel Independent Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 794340
    Founded: 1879 Closed: 1883
    1883 Building later used as a Temperance Mission Hall
    1890 Building bought by Salvation Army

  2. Horeb Union Chapel, Victoria Road, Padiham, BB12 8QY
    Horeb Union Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 798335
    Founded: 1895 Closed: ?
    Split from Burnley Road Baptists

Gospel Temperance

  1. Temperance Mission Hall, Guy Street, Padiham, BB12 8PU
    Temperance Mission Hall is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 794340
    Founded: c1880 Closed: c1890
    Used former Bethel Ind Chapel building
    1890 Building bought by Salvation Army

Jehovah's Witnesses

  1. Kingdom Hall, Bank Street / Higham Street, Padiham
    Founded: 1979

Methodist

  1. Trinity Methodist Chapel, Wesley Street / Morley Street, Padiham, BB12 8BH
    Trinity Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 795338
    Founded: 1969 Closed: 1991
    Amalgamation of Bank School Chapel and Wesley Chapel
    1991 Building demolished, congregation moved to Morley Street

Pentecostal

  1. Assemblies of God, Ightenhill Street, Padiham, BB12 8PX
    Assemblies of God is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 794340
    Founded: c1979

Primitive Methodist

  1. Ebenezer Chapel, Station Road / Thompson Street, Padiham, BB12 7AS
    Ebenezer Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 795334
    Founded: 1882 Closed: ?

Society of Friends (Quaker)

  1. Meeting House, Northwood, Padiham
    Founded: 1710

Salvation Army

  1. Salvation Army Hall, Guy Street, Padiham, BB12 8PU
    Salvation Army Hall is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 794340
    Founded: C1890 Closed: C1946

Unitarian

  1. Nazareth Unitarian Chapel, Spring Gardens / Church Street, Padiham, BB12 8JH
    Nazareth Unitarian Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 790338
    Founded: 1806

Wesleyan Methodist

  1. Hall Hill Methodist Chapel, Hall Hill, Padiham, BB12 8HJ
    Hall Hill Methodist Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 791340
    Founded: 1748 Closed: c1950

  2. Wesley (Church Street), North Street, Padiham, BB12 8JG
    Wesley (Church Street) is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 791340
    Founded: 1847 Closed: 1969

  3. Cross Bank School Chapel, Wesley Street / Morley Street, Padiham, BB12 8BH
    Cross Bank School Chapel is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 795338
    Founded: 1871 Closed: 1969

Cemetery

  1. Knighthill Cemetery, Blackburn Road, Padiham, BB12 8JZ
    Knighthill Cemetery is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 788337
    Originally St Leonards church burial ground, now public cemetery,

  2. Padiham Green Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Padiham
    Founded: 1856
    Non conformists bought 10 acres of land from the Towneley Estate, also used by Catholics

  3. St Johns Cemetery, St Johns Road, Padiham, BB12 7BB
    St Johns Cemetery is located at OS Grid Reference - SD 793332

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