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placename:- St Kentigern's Church
other name:- Aspatria Church
locality:- Aspatria
parish Aspatria parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY14714189
10Km square:- NY14
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square NY1441

photograph

St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- 15.8.2007
photograph

St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- 15.8.2007

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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ASPATRIA
site name:- Maryport Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Carlisle
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCH OF ST KENTIGERN / / KING STREET / ASPATRIA / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 410425 / NY1471041916
courtesy of English Heritage
Parish church. 1846-8 by Travis & Mangnell, built on the site of and incorporating features from a Norman church. Dressed red sandstone,with angle buttresses and eaves modillions, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and cross finials. 6-bay nave with aisles; square 3-storey west tower with south porch and north vestry; 3-bay chancel has south memorial chapel. Tower has Norman style west doorway under 2-light windows on 2 levels and south clockface. Nave has 2-light aisle windows under quatrefoil clerestory windows. Chancel has 2-light windows and 3-light east window under carved oval panel inscribed to St Kentigern in Latin. Interior has Norman-style tower arch and original zigzag Norman arch from porch reused for vestry doorway. Nave has Early English style arcades on alternate round and polygonal columns. Set at west end of the nave is part of an Anglo-Danish cross shaft, along with other contemporary fragments including a carved hog-back coffin. C13 font has square bowl on 5 shafts. Royal Arms of Queen Anne dated 1711. 1910 aisle windows are a monument to Mary Lady Lawson. C19 numbered pews. Marble wall plaque to William Lomas by P. Nixson, Carlisle, 1823. Chancel has C19 piscina and sedilia. Musgrave memorial chapel has various C18 wall plaques to members of that family of Hayton Castle.

placename:- Church of St Kentigern
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY14714191
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
GRAVEYARD CROSS EAST OF CHURCH OF ST KENTIGERN / / KING STREET / ASPATRIA / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 410427 / NY1473741919
courtesy of English Heritage
Graveyard cross. Late C19, facsimile of C10 Gosforth Cross. Red sandstone. Stepped plinth with tall shaft, the upper part carved with interlace and figures from Norse legend, surmounted by Celtic crosshead. Erected 1898 as a monument to the vicar W.S. Calverley who was author of Early Sculptured Crosses ..... in the Diocese of Carlisle, 1899.
district:- Allerdale
listed building -- cross
coordinates:- NY14734191
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCHYARD WALL, GATE AND GATE PIERS IN FRONT OF CHURCH OF ST KENTIGERN / / KING STREET / ASPATRIA / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 410426 / NY1471841864
courtesy of English Heritage
Wall, gate and gate piers. Mid C19 wall with gates dated 1933. Dressed red sandstone wall with wooden gates. Wall has chamfered coping and square piers. Panelled gates have oak-leaf and vine carving.
district:- Allerdale
listed building -- gate piers
coordinates:- NY14714186
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

old drawing:-
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Drawing, The Swastika Fragments, St Kentigern's Church, Aspatria, Cumberland, by William Gershom Collingwood, about 1899.
Sketch of two fragments of a cross; the lower is carved with a swastika between circular ornaments, the uppermost one of which is stamped with a cross. The upper fragment is carved only with circular ornaments.
Drawn to illustrate Notes on the Early Sculptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carlisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, published by T Wilson, Kendal 1899; opposite p.23.
inscribed at bottom left:-
The 'Swastika' Fragments; Aspatria
initialled at bottom right:-
W.G.C.
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late

old print:-
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Entrance to Aspatria Church, Cumberland, painted by L Clennell, engraved by J Greig, published by Longman and Co, Paternoster Row, London, about 1815.
Included in the Border Antiquities of England and Scotland.
printed at bottom:-
Engraved by J. Greig, from a Painting by L. Clennell, for the Border Antiquities of England & Scotland. / ENTRANCE TO / ASPATRIA CHURCH. / Cumberland.

placename:- Aspatria Church
date:- 1815
period:- 19th century, early

old print:-
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Print, uncoloured engraving, Interior of Aspatria Church, Cumberland, painted by L Clennell, engraved by J Greig, published by Longman and Co, Paternoster Row, London, 1815.
Included in the Border Antiquities of England and Scotland.
printed at bottom:-
Engraved by J. Greig, from a Painting by L. Clennell, for the Border Antiquities of England & Scotland. / INTERIOR OF / ASPATRIA CHURCH, / Cumberland. / London. Published July 1. 1815, for the Proprietors by Longman & Co Paternoster Row.

placename:- Aspatria Church
date:- 1815
period:- 19th century, early

old print:- Calverley 1899

Notes on the Early Sulptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, edited by W G Collingwood, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1899.
In the churchyard:-
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Lithographs by W S Calverley.
Built into the wall of the vestry, inside:-
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Lithograph by W S Calverley.
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Photograph by W L Fletcher.
Found in a dyke at the back of the vicarage.
and:-
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Sketch by W G Collingwood.
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Calverley 1899

Notes on the Early Sulptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, edited by W G Collingwood, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1899.
At the church:-
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Photographs by W L Fletcher.
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- East window. -- 15.8.2007

incumbents:-
Benedict 1174
Adam 1200
Kertling, Bartholomew de 1292
Horncastle, Alan de 1309
Melburn, Richard de 1318
Stroveton, Nicholas de 1333
Bully, Robert 1333
Deincourt, Adam 1357
Ledes, Roger de 1357
Alneburgh, Adam de 1358
Arthureth, William de 1380
Pontefract, Robert de 1385
Fonward, Adam 1385
Mayson, John 1397
Brampton, Thomas de 1405
Sandes, William 1424
Yodal, John 1462
More, William 1474
Yong, Thomas 1489
Ireby, John de 1490
Mitchell, Edward 1565
Thwaites, Anthony 1565
Dawson, Lancelot 1578
Orbell, William 1610
Bradell, Mathew 1617
Warwick, Thomas 1639
Palmer, Francis 1661
Holme, Richard 1686
Fleming, George 1695
Hume, Robert 1703
Bell, David 1706
Brisco, John 1729
Gilpin, William 1771
Fernyhough, William 1793
Gilbanks, John C 1815
Thompson, Edward 1837
Salkeld, Edward 1838
Shipman, I T 1872
Powell, T W 1879
Calverley, W S 1885
Millard, F L H 1898
Hackworth, Thomas 1905

source:- Dove 2009

diocese:- Carlisle Diocese
locality:- Aspatria
coordinates:- NY147419

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Sallies. -- 10.7.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Cleverly designed steps. -- 10.7.2009

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Ringers rules:- -- 10.7.2009

Dove data number of bells: 8
weight of tenor: 13 cwt 2 qtr 8 lb (1520lbs)
pitch of tenor: F (713Hz)
scale:-
F, G, A, B flat, C, D, E, F
Complete octave; intervals TTSTTTS; F major.
All except 6 cast by Mears and Stainbank, 1896; 6 cast by Charles and George Mears, 1848.
Dove 2009
Data courtesy of the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers

notes Refurbished 1999.
:: St Kentigern's Church Aspatria a Short History::: leaflet available in church

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Norman font, damaged at the Reformation. -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Anne, 1711 -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 'Wilkinson & Sons / Est. Kendal 1829.' -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Organ pipes -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Organ pipes. -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Mothers Union banner. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Sir Richard Musgrave, died 1710. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Sir Richard Musgrave, died 1710. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Sir Richard Musgrave, died 1739. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Sir Richard Musgrave, died 1739. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, General Sir Thomas Musgrave. -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, a dolphin between three cross crosslets -- 15.8.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Cross. -- 10.7.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Hogback gravestone. -- 16.9.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Kentigern's Church -- Aspatria -- Aspatria -- Cumbria / -- Norman door arch. -- 16.9.2011

cross slab grave covers in church, and headstones in east wall of churchyard.
Ryder, Peter: 2001: Cross Slab Grave Covers of Cumbria: Cumbria CC (Carlisle, Cumbria)

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