Arnside – St James’s Church

Location : Arnside

Grid Ref : SD 458788
 

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Arnside didn’t have a church until 1866. Before then, villagers were carried along the Coffin Route for burial in the village of Beetham.
 

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St James’s church ws built in 1866 by Miles Thompson, of Kendal, enlarged in 1905, and again in 1914. Thera is a large number of stained glass windows, by a variety of artists.
 

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Photos by Matthew Emmott.
 
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