NZ0371 : Holy Trinity Church, Matfen

taken 7 years ago, near to Matfen, Northumberland, Great Britain

Holy Trinity Church, Matfen
Holy Trinity Church, Matfen
Holy Trinity Church was erected in 1842 at the sole cost of Sir Edward Blackett and consists of nave, chancel and a tower, which houses three bells. A spire was added in 1860 reputedly as a landmark to help Sir Edward find his way home when hunting. The 150th anniversary of Matfen’s church spire was celebrated with a special service led by the Bishop of Newcastle in June 2010. The style of architecture is Early English with single lancet windows. Features include alabaster reliefs and a modern organ built by Mr. Nigel Church in the 1970s and given by Ursula Lady Blackett.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 30 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0305 7175 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:2.4152N 1:57.2285W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0307 7172
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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