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Disused Font Situated Approximately 2 Metres to North West of Tower to Church of All Saints

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorp Arch, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.9091 / 53°54'32"N

Longitude: -1.3351 / 1°20'6"W

OS Eastings: 443778

OS Northings: 446088

OS Grid: SE437460

Mapcode National: GBR MR37.RF

Mapcode Global: WHDB7.G0GJ

Entry Name: Disused Font Situated Approximately 2 Metres to North West of Tower to Church of All Saints

Listing Date: 8 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135027

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342036

Location: Thorp Arch, Leeds, LS23

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Thorp Arch

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thorp-Arch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

LS23 (east side)

2/113 Disused font situated
approx 2 metres to
north-west of tower to
Church of All Saints.


Disused font. Probably 1759 (Speight, p.415). Magnesian limestone.
Octagonal with hollow chamfered plinth, slender shaft and simple bowl with
nosed rim. Speight (p.415) notes that in 1759 Rev. C. Atkinson partly
rebuilt and restored the Church, at which time his mother presented the font.
H. Speight, Lower Wharfedale, 1902.

Listing NGR: SE4377846088

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