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GREATER MANCHESTER, Wigan, Leigh, The Avenue

General Notes
Now a Congregational Church.

Slide 1: Built 1933. Sold 1982. Now a play school.
Slide 2: Built 1890. Closed 1982. Now Leigh Congregational Church

Histories
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Archive Items
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Magazine Entries
1877 138, 227
1878 47, 100, 102, 171, 196 (received into union), 307
1879 47, 70, 251
1880 20, 53, 126, 129, 297
1881 94, 219, 311
1882 55, 1267, 308
1883 95
1884 96, 455
1885 95, 176, 303, 336, 371
1886 59
1887 96
1889 87, 197
1890 53, 238
1891 50, 79 (opening & picture), 188
1892 18, 126, 279
1893 52
1899 197 (organ opening)
1900 43, 129
1901 103, 173 (historical account)
1902 15, 56, 200, 221
1903 44, 164
1904 53
1905 152
1907 96, 169, 235 (G. Hunter, Mayor)
1908 56, 165, 245
1910 253
1911 144
1912 77, 117
1913 210, 229
1914 57
1915 239
1916 168
1920 94, 190
1921 14, 30, 94, 167
1922 78
1923 14, 136, 183 (2), 198
1924 16 (2), 47 (2), 48, 74, 75
1925 35, 83, 92, 213
1926 167, 205
1927 84, 144
1928 14, 48,163
1929 16, 33, 77
1930 14, 155, 210
1931 50, 67, 146, 183, 201, 220 (feature on members who served as
1932 155
1933 18, 23 (remodelled Sunday School buildings)
1934 150
1935 19, 187
1936 40, 60, 73, 110, 224
1938 207
1941 63
1964 136
1967 132 (intro), 136
1975 161 (Home Missions)
1977a 4-19 (Home Missions)
1977b 41007
1978 1-3, 9-6
1980 41037
1981 40976
1982 1-1 (closure)


Obituaries
1904 James Barnes, (age.53 mag.1904 57 ) 1884 A.Mary Bellamy, (b.1845 mag.1884 332 )
1921 William Bellamy, (mag.1921 60 ) 1909 Joseph Birchall, (b.1833 mag.1909 241,V294,D133 )
1919 Mrs. Birchall, (age.79 mag.1919 45 ) 1927 Emma Blane, (b.1845 mag.1927 11 )
1886 Emily Blane, (b.1873 age.13 mag.1886 133 ) 1917 John Blane, (b.1844 age.72 mag.1917 29 )
1929 Albert Boydell, (mag.1929 54 ) 1886 Ellen Boydell, (b.1861 age.25 mag.1886 172 )
1886 Peter Boydell, (b.1863 age.23 mag.1886 172 ) 1928 Walter Boydell, (age.53 mag.1928 98 )
1917 Abel Charnock, (b.1857 age.60 mag.1917 29 ) 1969 Joseph Dumble, (age.83 mag.1969 191 )
1935 Alice Flitcroft, (age.87 mag.1935 16 ) 1925 William Flitcroft, (age.78 mag.1925 228 )
1966 Peter Gaskell, (age.77 mag.1966 46 ) 1950 William, Grundy, (age.72 mag.1950 14,67,1928q,D219 )
1942 Thomas Handley, (age.80 mag.1942 37 ) 1920 John Hayes, (b.1842 mag.1920 142 )
1920 Margaret Hayes, (b.1848 age.72 mag.1920 173 ) 1917 George Hindley, (b.1839 age.87 mag.1917 60 )
1902 Mrs. Hindley, (age.64 mag.1902 103 ) 1903 Polly Hindley, (b.45 mag.1903 271 )
1921 Mrs. Hindley, (age.56 mag.1921 135 ) 1969 William Holding, (age.65 mag.1969 191 )
1932 George Hunter, (age.74 mag.1932 138,1927Q, D173 ) 1931 Mrs. Hunter, (mag.1931 126 )
1918 Mrs. Hunter, (age.63 mag.1918 49 ) 1917 Francis Hunter, (b.1862 mag.1917 91 )
1941 Walter Ince, (mag.1941 56 ) 1935 John Knowles, (mag.1935 165 )
1886 James Lyon, (b.1819 age.67 mag.1886 249 ) 1950 Edith Naylor, (b.1879 age.70 mag.1950 93/94,1927q )
1929 John Naylor, (age.78 mag.1929 94 ) 1905 Mrs. Naylor, (b.1854 mag.1905 168 )
1924 R. Peake, (mag.1924 47 ) 1944 Ellen Pilling, (age.57 mag.1944 70 )
1974 Alice Riding, (age.59 mag.1974 95 ) 1945 Joseph Robinson, (age.73 mag.1945 22 )
1974 William Robinson, (age.71 mag.1974 69 ) 1976 Gerald Sanderson, (age.67 mag.1976 46 )
1919 Thomas Sanderson, (b.1843 age.75 mag.1919 96 ) 1923 Thomas Sanderson, (age.49 mag.1923 179 )
1881 Roger Sankey, (b.1812 mag.1881 135 ) 1937 Jeptha Smith, (age.82 mag.1937 27 )
1928 Morrison Smith, (age.65 mag.1928 97 ) 1906 Rachel Smith, (b.1853 mag.1906 18 )
1942 Tom Southern, (age.44 mag.1942 79 ) 1901 William Stafford, (b.1848 mag.1901 126 )
1921 Mrs. Stout, (age.59 mag.1921 166 ) 1881 Peter Stout, (b.1849 mag.1881 213 )
1926 William Syers, (b.1884 age.41 mag.1926 31 ) 1916 Wilfred Thorne, (mag.1916 182 )
1906 Mrs. Thorpe, (b.1831 mag.1906 18 ) 1919 Miss Ward, (b.1863 mag.1919 123 )
 




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