2023 marks 169 years of St Mary Grassendale here are some brief pointers...
1850 - 'Let us build a church to serve the community'
1852 - Foundations stone laid
1853 - St Mary's church open for worship
1854 - The Ceremony of Consecration takes place
1888 - The Parish Hall Opened
The proceeds made it possible to buy a piece of land and build the hall which was opened by Bishop Ryle the first bishop of Liverpool.
1897- The Victoria Day Schools are opened
1920 - The First Parochial Church Meeting Held
1854 - The Church celebrates it centenary
2004 - The Church Celebrates its 150th Anniversary
Vicars of St Marys
1853 Rev John Evans