St Oswald, Church Lane
St Oswald, Church Lane, Backford, Cheshire CH2 4BE View on map
13th century, with original chancel. Nave rebuilt 1878 by architect Ewan Christian; tower constructed c1500 with six bells. Clock installed 1887. Nave has 17th century memorial boards and mural decorations by Edward Frampton. Chancel has Millennium window and John Douglas reredos.
Thursday 10am - 4pm. All other times by prior arrangement with Churchwarden on 07817680551, Please give at least one week's notice.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
On east side of A41, signed 'Backford' and 'Hospice'. Rail: Bache (2 miles), Chester (4 miles). Bus: routes 421 and 422 (Chester to West Kirkby).
On street parking
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: Yes
- Assistance dogs: Yes