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Church of Saint Mary and Saint Bartholomew

A Grade I Listed Building in Radcliffe, Bury

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Latitude: 53.5644 / 53°33'52"N

Longitude: -2.3081 / 2°18'29"W

OS Eastings: 379691

OS Northings: 407581

OS Grid: SD796075

Mapcode National: GBR DWB6.3Z

Mapcode Global: WH97X.JN4S

Plus Code: 9C5VHM7R+QQ

Entry Name: Church of Saint Mary and Saint Bartholomew

Listing Date: 29 July 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210617

Location: Bury, M26

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: Radcliffe East

Built-Up Area: Radcliffe

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Radcliffe St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Church of St Mary and St Bartholomew



C14, C15, C17 and C19. Chancel arch of Decorated period. 2-bay nave probably late
Perpendicular: arcades with four broad shafts and four broad diagonal hollows, big bosses
to renewed roof end clerestory windows with uncusped arches to the lights. North
transept with some mediaeval masonry. Former south transept demolished on
construction of south aisle by J M and H Taylor in 1870-1873, when most of the exterior
was designed. Chancel of 1817. Tower probably C15, but dated '1665', when it was
probably merely restored. Vestry of 1903. Seats at west end of nave, bearing panels
some with inscription and date '1665', others from pulpit of 1606. Stained glass
window in south aisle by Kempe, 1906. Alabaster slab with effegies of James de
Radcliffe and wife, of early C16, under altar (VCH).

(Pevsner, South Lancashire.)

Listing NGR: SD7969307580

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