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St James, Blake Street

St James, Blake Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 1NY View on map

Paley and Austin church, a grandiose building with perfect proportions and superb acoustics. Constructed with local brick. 128ft long, 75ft whire (spire 150ft). Bells being restored, completion late 2013. Organ used at Queen Victoria's wedding.


Opening Arrangements

April to September: Wednesday 10am - 4pm. October to March: Wednesday 2pm - 4pm. Access is available at other times through the public access contact. Information available at the local Tourist Information Centre.


Rail: Barrow in Furness (.05 mile). Off Walney Road.

Parking Spaces


On street parking.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes