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

A Grade II Listed Building in Carleton-in-Craven, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9442 / 53°56'39"N

Longitude: -2.0417 / 2°2'30"W

OS Eastings: 397359

OS Northings: 449789

OS Grid: SD973497

Mapcode National: GBR GQ5T.SV

Mapcode Global: WHB7F.L4Z4

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

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324433

Location: Carleton, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Carleton

Built-Up Area: Carleton-in-Craven

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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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: SD9735949789

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