An exterior view of St Luke and All Saints Church, showing the south porch form the south-west

Date:
1942
Location:
Church of St Luke and All Saints, Church Lane, Darrington, Wakefield
Reference:
AA42/08991
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The church has a Norman west tower, an aisled nave with 13th century aisles and chancel, a south porch and 14th century north chapel. The tower has three short stages with a clock face on the south side and embattled parapets with corner pinnacles. The south nave aisle has four bays with the porch in the second bay. The porch has a pointed arch with dripmould, a round-headed niche in the gable and a cross finial at the apex. On either side of the gable are large corner pinnacles, and the east and west walls of the porch have short stepped buttresses.

Content

This is part of the Series: WOO02/01 Series of negatives taken for the National Buildings Record; within the Collection: WOO02 George Bernard Wood Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wood, George Bernard

Keywords

Porch, Medieval Parish Church, Religion