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The Church of St Bartholomew

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripponden, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6745 / 53°40'28"N

Longitude: -1.9392 / 1°56'21"W

OS Eastings: 404113

OS Northings: 419780

OS Grid: SE041197

Mapcode National: GBR GTWY.ZJ

Mapcode Global: WHB8N.5WTY

Plus Code: 9C5WM3F6+Q8

Entry Name: The Church of St Bartholomew

Listing Date: 16 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406343

ID on this website: 101231242

Location: St Bartholomew's Church, Ripponden, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, HX6

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Ripponden

Built-Up Area: Ripponden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ripponden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 0419 RIPPONDEN (former U.D.) BRIDGE END, Ripponden

The Church of
9/20 St Bartholomew


Church, 1868. Hammer dressed stone, stone slate roof. Nave, aisles, transceptal
chapels and south-west corner tower, chancel. Gothic Revival. 3 stage tower set
in 1st bay of aisle has angle buttresses with offsets. Doorway in 1st stage,
clock set between 2nd and 3rd stage which has 2-light belfry window with plate
tracery and quatrefoil. Broached octagonal spire with lucarnes in the principal
faces. 5-bay aisle with pointed arched 3-light windows with flowing tracery
with buttresses set between. 3-light clear-storey windows alternate with arched
light. Transepts have coped gables and pointed arched tracery window. 2-bay
chancel under lower roof line with large east window of 5 lights with flowing
tracery. Present church 4th to be built on site. 1st by Royal Charter Edward
IV, 1464; next 1610 and 1729.

Interior: 5-bay nave with pointed arches to arcade carried on clustered
colonnettes. 6-bay arch-braced roof. Carved reredos with arcades with painted
panels of the Apostles. Good carved pulpit in Gothic Revival style. Victorian
stained glass windows. Some wall tablets from earlier church; one of some
distinction with carved urn to John Howarth of Bridge Royd, Soyland who died

Listing NGR: SE0411319780

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