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Inscription Set into Wall Immediately East of Lych Gate to Church of St Mary, Carleton

Description: Inscription Set into Wall Immediately East of Lych Gate to Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324433

OS Grid Reference: SD9735949792
OS Grid Coordinates: 397359, 449792
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9442, -2.0417

Location: Church Close, Carleton, North Yorkshire BD23 3HB

Locality: Carleton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 3HB

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Listing Text


10/54 Inscription set into
wall immediately east
of Lych Gate to Church
of St Mary


Inscription on stone, early C16. Two worked stones with raised Gothic lettering
partly legible: Anthonie Clyff(ord)...". These record the building of the tower
of the previous church to the present Church of St Mary (qv). The Cliffords acquired
the manor of Carleton in 1504.
T D Whitaker, History and Antiquities of the Deanery of Craven, 1812. Listed
for group value only.

Listing NGR: SD9735949792

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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