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Church of Saint Mary and Saint Bartholomew, Radcliffe

Description: Church of Saint Mary and Saint Bartholomew

Grade: I
Date Listed: 29 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 210617

OS Grid Reference: SD7969107580
OS Grid Coordinates: 379691, 407580
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5644, -2.3081

Location: Church Green, Bury M26 2PB

Locality: Radcliffe
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: M26 2PB

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Listing Text

Church of St Mary
29.7.66 and St Bartholomew

- I

C14, C15, C17 and C19. Chancel arch of Decorated period. 2-bay nave probably late
Perpendicular: arcades with 4 broad shafts and 4 broad diagonal hollows, big bosses
to renewed roof end clerestory windows with uncusped arches to the lights. North
transept with some mediaeval masonry. Former south transept demonlished on con-
struction of south aisle by J M and H Taylor in 1870-73, when most of the exterior
was designed. Chancel of 1817. Tower probably C15, but dated '1665', when it was
probably merely restored. Vestry of 1903. Seats at west end of nave, bearing panels
some with inscription and date '1665', others from pulpit of 1606. Stained glass
window in south aisle by Kempe, 1906. Alabaster slab with effegies of James de
Radcliffe and wife, of early C16, under altar (VCH). (Pevsner, South Lancashire.)

Listing NGR: SD7969307580

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Source: English Heritage

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