Ruin Of Church Of St Bridget

17 Oct 2002
Ruin Of Church Of St Bridget, Bridekirk, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13 0NY
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

BRIDEKIRK BRIDEKIRK NY 13 SW 5/48 Ruin of Church of St Bridget G.V. II

Parish Church now in ruins, within churchyard of present parish church. C12 with late C15 or early C16 alterations, made into ruin in late C19. Mixed calciferous and red sandstone blocks. Only the ruins of 3 chancel walls remain. East window of 3 rounded lights under hoodmould. Flat stone-mullioned south window under hoodmould. North wall with probable remains of vestry doorway and smaller blocked window or recess now covered by tomb. Interior has 2 east aumbries. Lintel of south window is medieval grave slab. A fire in the mid C19 necessitated the building of the present church.

Listing NGR: NY1171333706


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1385 IOE Records taken by Edward T Messenger; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Edward T Messenger. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Messenger, Edward T

Rights Holder: Messenger, Edward T


Sandstone, Medieval Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship