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Monument record MDR4617 - St James's Church and graveyard (site of), Osmaston, Derby

Type and Period (2)

  • (Medieval to Mid 20th Century - 1300 AD? to 1957 AD?)
  • (Medieval to Post Medieval - 1300 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

SK 3687 3383. St James's Church. (1) A 14th century church restored in 1878. (2) The church was demolished c. 1957. (3) Cox, in 1878, states that St. James' (Pevsner's St. Osmunds) was being restored. Cemetery mentioned in Dugdall's Monasticon and in Darley Cartulary. Chapelry under St. Peter's, Derby, was founded by the Dun Family, according to Cox. Demolished 1951 for the new St. Osmunds on London Road, Derby. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1955. 6".
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Cox, J C. 1879. Notes on the Churches of Derbyshire, Vol IV. p166-7.
  • <3> Personal Observation: F1 JB 17-OCT-66.
  • <4> Index: TPAT. 2570. 2570.



Grid reference Centred SK 3685 3381 (59m by 69m) (Centre)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR1197

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Record last edited

Jan 31 2018 3:17PM

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