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Church of St George

A Grade II Listed Building in Mossley, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.5167 / 53°31'0"N

Longitude: -2.0484 / 2°2'54"W

OS Eastings: 396887

OS Northings: 402230

OS Grid: SD968022

Mapcode National: GBR GW4S.B2

Mapcode Global: WHB9C.HVSW

Entry Name: Church of St George

Listing Date: 22 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212591

Location: Mossley, Tameside, OL5

County: Tameside

Civil Parish: Mossley

Built-Up Area: Mossley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Mossley St George

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/130 Church of
22.11.66 St. George


Church. 1879, porch/tower 1887. A.H. Davies-Colley. Rock-
faced stone with slate roof. Nave, clerestory and aisles,
chancel and north-east tower. 5-bay nave and aisles have
projecting plinth, weathered buttresses, 2-light aisle
windows, triangular-headed 3-light clerestory windows and
coped gables with kneelers and finials. 3-stage castellated
tower with corner stair turret, set back weathered and
gableted buttresses, north door with lancet windows above,
clock-faces to second stage, two 2-light belfry openings
with triangular pilasters and corner pinnacles. Interior:
west gallery, chamfered arch nave arcades on circular
columns with moulded bases and capitals, tie-beam roof
trusses. Carved ast upper reredos in enriched recesses.
Timber fittings. Stained glass, some by F. Commere and
J. Capronnier.

Listing NGR: SD9688702230

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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