SD7733 : St James' Parish Church and Graveyard

taken 6 years ago, near to Altham, Lancashire, Great Britain

St James' Parish Church and Graveyard.
St James' Parish Church and Graveyard.
The graveyard of SD7733 : St James' Parish Church, Altham, looking from Burnley Road.

St Jamesí Church was founded in 1140, and was originally dedicated to Saint Mary (LinkExternal link Genuki). Although the earliest parts of the present church date from the 15th and 16th centuries, the tower was built in 1859 and the chancel was rebuilt at the same time.

It is a Grade II listed building.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 16 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7723 3300 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.5685N 2:20.8277W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7727 3295
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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