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Building record MDR12667 - St Luke's Church, Whaley Thorns, Scarcliffe

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There is a Mission Church in the colliery village at Whaley Thornes [sic]. It was built in 1880. (1) St Luke's Church was erected at Whaley Thorns in 1878. It is a building of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave and a western turret containing one bell. It has 320 sittings. (2) St Luke's Church was built in 1879 by J B Mitchell-Withers. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 218.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Kelly, A L (ed.). 1912. Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire. p 63.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: I A H Combes. 2004. Anglican Churches of Derbyshire. p 183.



Grid reference Centred SK 5323 7110 (27m by 14m)

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Jan 16 2024 6:06PM

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