2013

SD4096 : St Martin's Church, Bowness on Windermere

taken 11 years ago, near to Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England

St Martin's Church, Bowness on Windermere
St Martin's Church, Bowness on Windermere
A church existed here dating back to 1203. After a fire a new church was built in 1483. It was extensively altered in the 1800s and renovations continue to be made in the 21st century. The church contains a wealth of murals, stained glass and memorials. The churchyard was consecrated in 1348 but closed for burials in 1856. Fuller information can be found on the church website: LinkExternal link

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Geographical Context: Religious sites Date: 1203 1483 1348 1856 other tags: Church Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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SD4096, 486 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Gerald England   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 11 April, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 18 December, 2013
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4025 9689 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.8406N 2:55.2634W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4026 9686
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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