St Mary, West Bank
St Mary, West Bank, Widnes, Cheshire WA8 0DN View on map
Flecked red stone church 1908 - 10 by Austin and Paley. Interior 150ft long and tower 110 ft high with massive octagonal columns and gothic arches. Rare open air pulpit in the perimeter wall with the inscription 'Go out into the highways and compel them to come in'.
Sunday 10am - 1pm, Tuesday 10am - 12noon, Thursday 10am - 1pm
- Open on Heritage Open Day
On entering Widnes follow signs for 'Catalyst Museum'. Turn left at the museum, the church is 200 metres further on. Rail: Widnes (2 miles), Runcorn (1 mile). Bus: route 9 from Widnes Town centre to West Bank.
Parking on grassed area at junction of Irwell Street and Terrace Road at the east end of the church.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes