2011

SE1723 : Hartshead Church

taken 13 years ago, near to Roberttown, Kirklees, England

This is 1 of 5 images, with title Hartshead Church in this square
Hartshead Church
Hartshead Church
The original Hartshead Church is believed to have been built before 1120. A new church was built in 1662 which lasted until 1880 when the present church replaced it. The architect was W S Barber of Halifax. In 1912 the clock was installed and in 1966 the gravestones to the left of the path leading to the south door of the church were removed and a pleasant green lawn laid in their place. (information from "A short history of Hartshead Church" by Mabel Ferrett who herself was buried at Hartshead in 2011)

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Category: Church
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SE1723, 115 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Gerald England   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 7 February, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 February, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 179 233 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:42.3765N 1:43.8189W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 179 233
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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