2017

NY4348 : St Mary's Church

taken 7 years ago, near to Wreay, Cumbria, England

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St Mary's Church
St Mary's Church
The south front and apse of the church built in 1842 to replace its dilapidated medieval predecessor. Designed by the local chatelaine NY4348 : Sarah Losh and influenced by early Christian and Romanesque examples encountered on her grand tour through France and Italy, yet also a curious forerunner of the Arts and Crafts style of more than half a century later. As Pevsner, who visited in 1967, sums up: "Miss Losh was quite free in her interpretation, and quite original." LinkExternal link

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Geographical Context: Village, Rural settlement Religious sites Primary Subject: Church
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Originally [2] Other Photos: · Sarah Losh Title Clusters: · St Mary's Church [2] ·
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NY4348, 103 images   (more nearby 🔍)
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Tiger   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 5 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 8 May, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4352 4892 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:49.9145N 2:52.8464W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4354 4889
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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