2017

NY4504 : St Cuthbert’s Church, Kentmere

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

St Cuthbert’s Church, Kentmere
St Cuthbert’s Church, Kentmere
Little is known of the early history of this building. It has been suggested that parts may be of Norman or even Saxon times. It was re-roofed, probably in the mid-16th century, and the present ceiling beams are thought to be of that age. The building’s site, in the middle of a circular walled burial ground next to a yew tree which is around 1000 years old, would suggest a very early place of worship. LinkExternal link

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Geographical Context: Uplands Grassland Village, Rural settlement Religious sites Primary Subject: Church
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NY4504, 70 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Russel Wills   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 June, 2017
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4562 0410 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.7641N 2:50.3847W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 45601 04125
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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