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Building record MDR12507 - St Mary's Church, Church Street, Pilsley

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Full Description

St Mary's Church is not mentioned in White's Directory of 1857. (1) St Mary's Church appears on the 1st edition OS map. (2) The church at Pilsley, dedicated to St Mary the Virgin, is a neat edifice of stone in the Gothic style; consisting of nave, chancel, south aisle, south porch, and a small spire at the west end. There is accommodation for between 300 and 400. The ecclesiastical parish was formed in 1874. (3) It still appears to be in use as a church [2010]. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 793.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 674.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 4237 6224 (25m by 30m)

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Record last edited

May 9 2011 1:49PM

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