2019

SE4526 : Site of St Peter's church, Fryston

taken 5 years ago, near to New Fryston, Wakefield, England

Site of St Peter's church, Fryston
Site of St Peter's church, Fryston
St Peter's, which stood in the gap between these trees, has been described as an unconsecrated church of wood structure and corrugated metal cladding, dating from 1896. The ecclesiastical district of Airedale with Fryston was created on 15 May 1930 from parts of Ferry Fryston, All Saints Pontefract and St Paul Glass Houghton. The church was closed in 1990 following the closure of the colliery whose workers it served, and demolished some time between then and 2014. The housing block behind the trees to the left was erected on part of the closed churchyard; the remainder is maintained by Wakefield Council.

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Geographical Context: Suburb, Urban fringe Burial ground, Crematorium other tags: Closed Churchyard Site of Anglican Church Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Fryston Colliery [12] · Part of Fryston [5] · St Peter's Church Closed in 1990 [5] · Wood [5] ·
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SE4526, 53 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Stephen Craven   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 November, 2019
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4525 2676 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:44.1164N 1:18.9313W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4528 2676
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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