In this section we look at several of the town’s old churches:
- St John’s;
- St Gregory’s;
- The Methodist Church (originally a chapel);
- The New Connexion chapel;
- St Oswald’s;
- The Wesleyan chapel (Kerridge).
Our thanks go to those who researched and discovered the history that is presented in these pages. Please read the full acknowledgement of their remarkable achievement. Unless otherwise noted, the historical pictures are from the Civic Society picture collection at the Discovery Centre and also available online.
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