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St James' Church, Haslingden
St John's Church, Bacup
St Mary's, Church Rawtenstall
Deerplay Baptist Memorial
Deerplay Baptist Chapel
Juntion of Harrow Stiles Lane
& Bacup Old Road, Bacup


The inscription on the
memorial stone reads:

This stone
erected by the
Baptist Church Doals
marks the site of the
Deerplay Baptist
Chapel and School
1841 - 1861


The passage below is from
"An Account of the Baptists in the neighbourhood of Deerplay and Doals from 1718 - 1861"
Author - Samuel Nuttall - published 1912

Deerplay Baptist Church
Artist's impression of the Deerplay Chapel

Picture courtesy of Bacup Natural History Society