Christ Church, Walshaw

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Christ Church, Walshaw
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Christ Church, Walshaw is located in Greater Manchester
Christ Church, Walshaw
Shown within Greater Manchester
Basic information
Location Bury, England
Geographic coordinates 53°36′03″N 2°20′21″W / 53.600697°N 2.339284°W / 53.600697; -2.339284Coordinates: 53°36′03″N 2°20′21″W / 53.600697°N 2.339284°W / 53.600697; -2.339284
Affiliation Anglican
District Anglican Diocese of Manchester
Architectural description
Architect(s) Lawrence Booth
Architectural type Church
Architectural style Gothic Revival
Completed 1888
Specifications

Christ Church (grid reference SD775116) is a church in Walshaw, Greater Manchester, England. It is a Grade II* listed building.[1] The church was built in 1888 in the Gothic Revival style by Lawrence Booth. The construction was paid for by Rev J G Haworth and Miss Nancy Haworth.[1]

The churchyard contains war graves of three soldiers and two airmen of World War II.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b English Heritage. "Christ Church, Bury (1163417)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 July 2012. 
  2. ^ [1] CWGC Cemetery Report, details from casualty record.

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