SJ8398 : Church of St Ann

taken 2 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

This is 1 of 22 images, with title Church of St Ann in this square
Church of St Ann
Church of St Ann

The church is Grade I listed LinkExternal link It was built between 1709 and 1712 and designed by John Barker who was influenced by Christopher Wren. The church was sponsored by Lady Ann Bland and made possible by an act of Parliament signed by Queen Anne. It was restored by Alfred Waterhouse between 1886 and 1891.

This view of the church is from the end of St Ann's Alley. In the foreground is Mr Thomas's Gin Garden belonging to Mr Thomas's Chop House.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 19 November, 2017   (more nearby)
Friday, 24 November, 2017
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Date (from Tags)
1709  1712  1886  1891 
Architect (from Tags)
Christopher Wren  Alfred Waterhouse 
Person (from Tags)
John Barker  Ann Bland  Queen Anne 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8378 9834 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8917N 2:14.7528W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8381 9831
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Church  Church of England  Grade I Listed  Gin Garden  Beer Garden 

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