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placename:- St Andrew's Church
other name:- Borrowdale Church
locality:- Stonethwaite
parish Borrowdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY25791398
10Km square:- NY21

1Km square NY2513

photograph

St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 3.4.2006
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St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 3.4.2006

old map:- Nurse 1918

Map, The Diocese of Carlisle, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire North of the Sands, now Cumbria, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Rev Euston J Nurse, published by Charles Thurnam and Sons, 11 English Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1918 and 2nd edn 1939.
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GRANGE-IN-BORROWDALE WITH BORROWDALE
site name:- Keswick Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Westmorland
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 68:-
...
Leaving Rosthwaite to proceed onwards to Wast Water, whither we shall pursue our journey, on the left is the neat small chapel belonging to this dale.
Page 69:-
It is situated at the foot of steep mountains, and was rebuilt in 1706, Joseph Harris being chapel-warden, as an inscription declares. ...
Page 168:-
Rossthwaite.- Near this village is the Chapel of Ease, standing at the point whence the three vales or grains of this extensive valley diverge.
person:- : Harris, Joseph
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Smith 1751

Map of the Black Lead Mines in Cumberland, and area, scale about 2 miles to 1 inch, by George Smith, published in the Gentleman's Magazine, 1751.
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Borrodale Chap
church

placename:- Borrodale Chapel
date:- 1751
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

old print:- Sylvan 1847

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Print, engraving, Rosthwaite Chapel, presumably St Andrew's Church, Stonethwaite, Borrowdale, Cumberland, published by John Johnstone, Paternoster Row, London, et al, 1847.
On p.202 of Sylvan's Pictorial Guide to the English Lakes.
printed at bottom:-
ROSTHWAITE CHAPEL.

placename:- Rosthwaite Chapel
date:- 1847
period:- 19th century, early

descriptive text:- Gents Mag (1751)

The Gentleman's Magazine or Monthly Intelligencer, published by Edward Cave under the pseudonym Sylvanus Urban, and by other publishers, London, monthly from 1731 to 1914.
Before we came to Barrowdale chapel, which is situated on the left, the valley expands, ... The area of Barrowdale chapel is scarce equal to that of a pigeon cote, and its height much less. ...

date:- 1751
period:- 18th century, late; 1750s

incumbents:-
Harrison, John 1750=1806
Parsable, William 1806=1839
Newby, George 1839=1873
West, George 1873=1875
Ward, John 1875=1876
Walker, Percy Cooper 1876=1879
Walker, Herbert Stratton 1879=1884
Taylor, John 1884=1892
Heels, Arthur John 1892=1901
Penson, Edward Allan 1901=1907
Bowker, Charles Arthur C 1907=1910
Ashworth, John 1910=1931

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 20.9.2009

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 18.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Mothers Union banner. -- 18.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- Stained glass, St Paul and St Barnabas -- 17.5.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Andrew's Church -- Stonethwaite -- Borrowdale -- Cumbria / -- 18.9.2011

hearsay There was probably a chapel here by 1615, and a Borrowdale Chapel was consecrated 1687.

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