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St Michael with St Bartholomew, Manchester Road

St Michael with St Bartholomew, Manchester Road, Great Lever, Bolton, Greater Manchester BL3 2PL View on map

A town church built in a country setting, 1851 by Dickson and Breakspear in Early English style of locally quarried stone. A small elaborately detailed church retaining many fittings including west choir stalls and structural pulpit.


Opening Arrangements

Sundays 8.30am - 9.30am and 10.30am - 11am; 3rd Saturdays of the month 10am - 12noon; Mondays 10.30 - 11am; 14th and 20th March 9am - 4pm; September 5th and 11th, 9am - 4pm.


Signposted from Manchester Road (northbound), Great Lever by the A666. Turn left where A575 becomes B6536. Rail: Moses Gate ( ½ - 1 mile). Bus: No's 8, 37, 524 and 556 from Farnworth (stop at Greyhound pub).

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes