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placename:- St Thomas's Church
other name:- Selside Church
locality:- Selside
parish Whitwell and Selside parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- SD53539920
10Km square:- SD59
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square SD5399

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St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 1.3.2006
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St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 1.3.2006

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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SELSIDE
site name:- Kendal Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Westmorland
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

old map:- Baker 1802 -- possibly relevant

Perspective road map with sections in Lancashire, Westmorland, and Cumberland through Kendal and Penrith ending at Carlisle, by J Baker, London 1802.
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Sonset Chapel

placename:- Sonset Chapel
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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church
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCH OF ST THOMAS / / / WHITWELL AND SELSIDE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 75761 / SD5355099206
courtesy of English Heritage
Church. 1838, tower 1894. Plastered stone, the tower of stone rubble with slobbered mortar, some roughcast and ashlar dressings; slate roof. 4-bay nave and west tower. Nave has coped east gable with kneelers and cross, diagonal buttress to south. Narrow stack to north of 3-light traceried window with single-chamfered mullions. Later lean-to outbuilding with gabled building to north end. South facade of nave has lancets with chamfered reveals. North facade has organ loft under catslide roof to east. 2 bays, with 3-light single-chamfered mullioned window with transom. Tower has bell stage over weathered band, plastered to west, top band and embattled parapet. Squat pyramidal roof with weather vane. West window of 3 round-headed lights; 4 light window to north, with weathered buttress to angle. South stair turret under lean-to roof has window of 2 round-headed lights. Gabled porch has Tudor-headed entrance and lozenge with date: 1838. 3 louvred bell-openings to each face of bell stage, but only 2 to east. Interior: Stepped round arch on corbels to tower, which has fluted beams. Partitioned-off vestry. Font of marble, of 4-lobed chalice form. Nave has boarded roof and tie beams; hat pegs to backs of pews. Enriched stall fronts and reredos; turned balusters to altar rail. Stained glass east window, the Good Shepherd, dated 1867. Older font is square, on chamfered pier, with date: 1709. Wood wall memorial to Ienet Kitchin, died 1712 aged 103, panel with entablature and apron with skull and cross bones.

placename:- Church of St Thomas
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53559920
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Kneeler, Swaledale sheep. -- 15.12.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Kneeler, rough fell sheep. -- 15.12.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Kneeler, shepherding. -- 15.12.2006

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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Stained glass, Shrigley and Hunt, about 1887. -- 25.11.2011

incumbents:-
Stephenson, John 1662
Hunter, Thomas 1691
Wright, John 1695
Fisher, Isaac 1695
Jefferson, John 1697
Townsend, John 1704
Green, William
Langhorn, William 1748
Hodgson, John 1752
Atkinson, William 1753
Chambre, Jacob 1764
Parker, John 1771
Monkhouse, Matthew 1780
Airey, Thomas 1794
Airey, Henry Holme 1831
Lesh, Edward 1867
Clarke, Joseph James 1887

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 1.3.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- 15.12.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Organ, by Wilkinson and Sons, Kendal. -- 1.3.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Organ, by Wilkinson and Sons, Kendal. -- 1.3.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Organ, by Wilkinson and Sons, Kendal. -- 15.12.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Organ pipes. -- 15.12.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Plaque about rebuilding 1894. -- 25.11.2011

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- An earlier building, 1709. -- 1.3.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Church as built in 1838, the date over the porch door. -- 1.3.2006
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button to large St Thomas's Church -- Selside -- Whitwell and Selside -- Cumbria / -- Church with the tower added 1894. -- 1.3.2006

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