Church of All Saints, Bury

All Saints' Church is a Grade I listed building located on Church Lane in Stand, Whitefield, Greater Manchester, England. It is an active Church of England parish church in the Diocese of Manchester.


The church was built between 1822 and 1825 and designed by Charles Barry. It cost £13,728 (£950,000 as of 2011) to build, and was a Commissioners' church. The Church Building Commissioner gave a grant of £13,812 to cover the cost of building plus other expenses.

It was designated a Grade I listed building by English Heritage in 1966.


The church has had the following rectors:

  • 1826-1876 Rev Thomas Corser
  • 1876-1903 Rev George Rudd
  • 1903-1910 Rev Frederick Ernest Lowe
  • 1910-1946 Canon Arthur Kershaw
  • 1947-1972 Ven. Arthur H. Ballard (also Archdeacon of Rochdale and later Archdeacon of Manchester)
  • 1972-1976 Rev Patrick M. Lacy
  • 1976-1997 Canon Robert W Warner
  • 1998-2004 Rev Richard W Bailey
  • 2005- Rev Alison J. Hardy

Building Activity

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