SE2669 : St Laurence, Aldfield - pulpit

taken 1 year ago, near to Aldfield, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

St Laurence, Aldfield - pulpit
St Laurence, Aldfield - pulpit
The church was built in the 18th century and is grade 2* listed (list entry 1149796) as it still retains its Georgian furnishings such as box pews and this triple-decker pulpit. The idea of these was that at morning prayer, the Vicar would stand in the top section to preach a sermon, the curate would stand below him to lead the prayers and read from the Bible, and a lay person would sit alongside to assist in other ways.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 6 July, 2017   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 24 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2658 6947 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:7.2248N 1:35.6902W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 2657 6947
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Grade II(star) Listed  Church Interior  Triple Decker Pulpit  Georgian Church 

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