SD4232 : St Michael's Parish Church, Kirkham

taken 7 years ago, near to Kirkham, Lancashire, Great Britain

St Michael's Parish Church, Kirkham
St Michael's Parish Church, Kirkham
The name "Kirkham" means "Church Town" and there is evidence of a church in Kirkham from as early as 684AD, but no remains of this building exist.

Tombstones from the 17th and 18th centuries do remain i the graveyard. However, the present church building was begun in 1822.
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SD4232, 86 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 22 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 24 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Religious sites  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4271 3235 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.0583N 2:52.2583W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4275 3234
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Place of Worship  Church  Parish Church  Church of England  Graveyard  Graves  Gravestones  Tombstones 

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