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Latitude: 53.6914 / 53°41'29"N
Longitude: -1.9579 / 1°57'28"W
OS Eastings: 402874
OS Northings: 421661
OS Grid: SE028216
Mapcode National: GBR GTRR.XG
Mapcode Global: WHB8M.WGTY
Entry Name: Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 19 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134469
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339337
Location: Calderdale, HX6
Electoral Ward/Division: Ryburn
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Sowerby St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SOWERBY BRIDGE SALT DRAKE
SE 0221 and SE 0321
Church of St Mary
Church. 1848 with later additions. Coursed squared stone, stone slate roof.
Early English style. West tower, 5-bay nave, 1-bay apsidal chancel with north
and south additions. Tower: 3 stages. Off-set angle buttresses, band at each
stage. Western pointed-arch doorway has moulded surround with colonettes (one
gone); 2-light Y-tracery window with hoodmould to 2nd stage; 2-light cusped belfry
window. Corbel table. Steeple with vesica and finial. Nave: plinth, cill band,
bays divided by gabled buttresses; lancet windows; corbelled parapet with gable
coping and pinnacles at each end. Chancel: lower east end has 3-sided apse with
lancet to each face. Interior: nave: formerly a western gallery; corbelled roof
trusses with ogee struts. Pointed chancel arch on corbelled attached columns.
Apse: colums support ribs with central boss. Box pews in remnant of nave. Later
traceried panelled reredos with fruit and foliage frieze; later pulpit; open-work
altar rail. At time of resurvey being restored and western half of nave converted
to social area.
Listing NGR: SE0287421661
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