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St Mary's church
|Population||10,422 (2011 CensusWard=Balderstone and Kirkholt)|
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|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||North West England|
Balderstone is a district and an electoral ward of the wider Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale in the county of Greater Manchester, England. According to the 2001 census the ward had a population of 9,699. As at the 2011 census the ward was called Balderstone and Kirkholt with a population of 10,422.
St Mary's Church on Oldham Road is an Anglican church. It is one of three churches in the South Rochdale Team Ministry of Christ the King; the other two are St Luke's Church, Deeplish and St Peter's Church, Newbold.
|St Mary's C.E. Primary School, Balderstone||Primary school||105804||website|
|Balderstone Technology College||Secondary school||105836|
John Ellis was born in Balderstone and became one of the United Kingdom's executioners. He hanged, or assisted in hanging, over 200 people between 1901 and 1924.
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