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© Ms Pamela Jackson LRPS

IoE Number: 210629
Location: CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, CHURCH LANE
  BURY, BURY, GREATER MANCHESTER
Photographer: Ms Pamela Jackson LRPS
Date Photographed: 07 July 2000
Date listed: 15 August 1966
Date of last amendment: 15 August 1966
Grade I

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SD 80 NWCHURCH LANE8/163Stand15.8.66Church of All Saints

SD 80 NW CHURCH LANE 8/163 Stand 15.8.66 Church of All Saints - I Commissioners' church of 1822-6. Charles Barry's first building. Fanciful mixed gothic in style, with attenuated proportions. Ashlar West tower with ground stage forming enormously lofty open porch, which has wings with elongated lancets. Upper stage of tower has paired lancets. Sides of church have 5 long windows each sub- divided into 2 by panelled band corresponding to internal galleries. Battlements and tall pinnacles. Canted apsidal east end. Interior has slender perpendicular piers carrying 2 tierceron-star plaster vaults, each over 2 bays of nave. Ribbed apse vault is repeated over west gallery. Stained glass in east window probably C1830-50. Monuments to James Ramsbottom (d 1835), with bust, and to James Clegg (d 1836), with bust on high base bearing figures of Faith, Charity and Hope in relief. Carillon of 1906. (A H Ballard, All Saints, Stand; N Persher, South Lancashire.)

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