SD6911 : Smithills Chapel, Stained Glass Window

taken 2 years ago, 3 km from Toppings, Bolton, Great Britain

Smithills Chapel, Stained Glass Window
Smithills Chapel, Stained Glass Window
Smithills Hall is a manor house, standing on the slopes of the moors above, two miles north west of the town centre. It is one of the oldest manor houses in the north west of England; its oldest parts, including the great hall, date from the 15th century and it has been since been altered and extended particularly the west part.

The hall is owned by Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council . The oldest parts were opened to the public as a museum in 1963, and in the 1990s, the museum was extended into some of the Victorian extensions. The west wing was restored by the council in 1999. It is Grade I-listed (List Entry Number: 1388279 LinkExternal link Heritage Gateway)

LinkExternal link Smithills History (Bolton Museum)

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 9 March, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Suburb, Urban fringe 
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Indoor 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 699 118 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.1462N 2:27.3074W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 699 118
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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