Colne, Lancashire

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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Colne St Bartholomew was created a chapel of ease in 1599, taken from and lying within the boundaries of [[Whalley, Lancashire|Whalley]] Ancient Parish.  
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Colne St Bartholomew was erected as '''an ancient chapel of ease''', and in operation by 1599, taken from and '''lying within the boundaries of '''[[Whalley, Lancashire|'''Whalley''']] Ancient Parish.  
  
 
Other places in the parish include: Foulridge and Barrowford Booth.  
 
Other places in the parish include: Foulridge and Barrowford Booth.  
  
Oringinally in the Diocese of Chester ( registers begin in 1599) it became part of the Whalley Deanery in The Diocese of Manchester in 1847<br>
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Originally in the Diocese of Chester ( registers begin in 1599) it became part of the Whalley Deanery in The Diocese of Manchester in 1847<br>The Diocese of Blackburn is a Church of England diocese, covering much of Lancashire, created in 1926 from part of the Diocese of Manchester. The Diocese includes the towns of Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, and the cities of Lancaster, and Preston, as well as a large part of the Ribble Valley.<br>
  
The Diocese of Blackburn is a Church of England diocese, covering much of Lancashire, created in 1926 from part of the Diocese of Manchester. The Diocese includes the towns of Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, and the cities of Lancaster, and Preston, as well as a large part of the Ribble Valley.<br>
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"COLNE St Bartholomew, a large market-town and '''a''' '''parochial chapelry''', '''in the parish of Whalley''', union of Burnley, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, is&nbsp;35 miles southeast&nbsp;of&nbsp;Lancaster.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 663-668. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50890 Adapted. Date accessed: Adapted. 29 June 2010.</ref>  
  
COLNE St Bartholomew, a large market-town and '''a''' '''parochial chapelry''', '''in the parish of Whalley''', union of Burnley, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, is&nbsp;35 miles southeast&nbsp;of&nbsp;Lancaster.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 663-668. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50890 Adapted. Date accessed: 29 June 2010.</ref>
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This&nbsp;parochial&nbsp;chapelry&nbsp;included at least the&nbsp;following 5 chapels of ease:  
 
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Colne St Bartholomew&nbsp;was <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1330541041569_712" />a parochial&nbsp;chapelry that included the following chapels of ease:  
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*Great Marsden - 1847  
 
*Great Marsden - 1847  
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This chapelry also included the town of&nbsp;Foulridge.  
 
This chapelry also included the town of&nbsp;Foulridge.  
  
There were places of worship for Baptists, Independents, Wesleyan Methodists, and Primitive Methodists.&nbsp;  
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There were places of worship for Baptists, Independents, Wesleyan Methodists, and Primitive Methodists.&nbsp;
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 16:06, 6 March 2012

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Contents

Chapelry History

Colne St Bartholomew was erected as an ancient chapel of ease, and in operation by 1599, taken from and lying within the boundaries of Whalley Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Foulridge and Barrowford Booth.

Originally in the Diocese of Chester ( registers begin in 1599) it became part of the Whalley Deanery in The Diocese of Manchester in 1847
The Diocese of Blackburn is a Church of England diocese, covering much of Lancashire, created in 1926 from part of the Diocese of Manchester. The Diocese includes the towns of Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, and the cities of Lancaster, and Preston, as well as a large part of the Ribble Valley.

"COLNE St Bartholomew, a large market-town and a parochial chapelry, in the parish of Whalley, union of Burnley, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, is 35 miles southeast of Lancaster.[1]

This parochial chapelry included at least the following 5 chapels of ease:

  • Great Marsden - 1847
  • Little Marsden - 1835
  • Colne Christ Church - 1836
  • Barrowford St. Thomas - 1838
  • Trawden St Mary - 1844

This chapelry also included the town of Foulridge.

There were places of worship for Baptists, Independents, Wesleyan Methodists, and Primitive Methodists. 

Resources

Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/

Church records

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Colne- St Bartholomew
Baptisms Transcript-1599-1653- 929.3272 C10
Baptisms Transcript-1654-1697- Archives LPRS Transcript
Baptisms Transcript-1774-1789- 929.3272 Co7
Baptisms Transcript-1790-1812- Q929.3272 Co10 or Rossendale Fiche C15
Burials Transcript-1599-1650- 929.3272 C10
Burials Transcript-1654-1734- Archives LPRS Transcript
Burials Transcript-1774-1789- 929.3272 Co7
Burials Transcript-1790-1812- Q929.3272 Co4
Marriage Index-1813-1837- Rossendale Fiche C11
Marriages Transcript-1599-1644- 929.3272 C10
Marriages Transcript-1654-1754- 929.342764 Wh1

For original registers of above please enquire at Lancashire Record Office.

The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
Email: archiveslocalstudies@manchester.gov.uk

The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)

Census records

http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census

Poor Law Unions

Burnley Poor Law Union,Lancashire

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lancashire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

Reference

  1. A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 663-668. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50890 Adapted. Date accessed: Adapted. 29 June 2010.