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Latitude: 53.456 / 53°27'21"N
Longitude: -2.6144 / 2°36'51"W
OS Eastings: 359300
OS Northings: 395643
OS Grid: SJ593956
Mapcode National: GBR BX5G.SV
Mapcode Global: WH98B.TD7F
Plus Code: 9C5VF94P+96
Entry Name: Church of St Peter
Listing Date: 3 February 1966
Last Amended: 23 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343245
English Heritage Legacy ID: 216316
Location: St. Helens, WA12
County: St. Helens
Electoral Ward/Division: Newton
Built-Up Area: Newton-le-Willows
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: Newton-in-Makerfield St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 59 NE NEWTON-LE-WILLOWS CHURCH STREET
5/26 Church of
3.2.66 Saint Peter
(Formerly listed under General)
Church. 1892-1901. By Demaine and Brierley. Stone with slate
roofs. Single vessel nave and chancel, lean-to aisles, west
tower with north and south porches, south chapel and north
organ loft and vestry. Free Perpendicular style. 5-bay nave;
aisles with parapets and elliptical-headed windows of 3
lights; 2-light straight-headed clerestory windows. West
tower has west entrance with 5-light window. Paired straight-
headed bell-openings with tracery heads. Embattled parapet.
Chancel has 7-light east window flanked by clasping
buttresses. Interior: arcades have octagonal piers; arch
braced collar roof. Parclose screens to organ loft and
chapel; painted reredos. Alabaster octagonal pulpit with
figures under canopies. Stained glass east and west windows.
Gravestone of P. Naylor, engine driver, 1842, J. Eeles of
Hull, Locomotive in relief and poem, formerly in graveyard.
Hatchment of Col. T.R. Legh, 1797. C18 wrought iron altar
Listing NGR: SJ5930095643
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