St Mary, Staveley-in-Cartmel

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A church was first established on this site in the aftermath of the Dissolution of the Monasteries when Cartmel Priory was dissolved as part of the Henrician Reformation and a chapel was built on the present site using materials from Cartmel. This occured around 1537. After three restorations the church was opened as a church by the Bishop of Carlisle on May 29th 1897 and dedicated to St Mary the Virgin.The Lych Gate was erected as a War Memorial in 1927. It was constructed of locally grown oak grown in the parish.The churchyard contains numerous headstones and also some vaults, some of which are hewn in the rock.

The church community at St Mary's is friendly and inclusive. We welcome families, walkers and visitors. Most of our services are Holy Communion. Members of the congrgation are involved in reading the lessons, the psalm and administering the chalice.

5.7.15 Communion by Extension 11am   12.7.15 HC United Service Haverthwaite 11am    19.7.15 HC 9.30am    26.7.15 HC 11am

2.8.15 Communion by Extension 11am   9.8.15 HC  United Service YMCA HC 11am          16.8.15 HC 9.30am     23.8.15 HC 11am

30.8.15 HC United service Haverthwaite 11am

 

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The Rev. Michelle WOODCOCK
The Vicarage
Crosthwaite
Kendal
LA8 8HX
015395 68130 07468 535 387 or 015395 31456 (Churchwarden - Eddie Hodgson)

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Bell Ringing Live Music / Concerts Ours is a Listed Building Tower Stained glass Organ Hall for hire Church Open Back to Church Sunday Wheelchair accessible toilets Accessible Car parking Hearing / Induction Loop Assistance Dogs Toilets Visitor Parking Available
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Carole Gregory 015395 31523Eddie Hodgson 015395 31456Margaret Airey 015395 30518

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contact churchwardens:-Eddie Hodgson - 015395 31456Margaret Airey - 015395 30518

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Clergy: The Revd Canon Nicholas John ASH
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12419
Built: 1537
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: The Rt Rev the Lord Bishop of Carlisle
Archdeaconry: WESTMORELAND & FURNESS (572)
Deanery: WINDERMERE (57203)
Benefice: Cartmel Peninsula (07/062BT)
Parish Legal Name: St. Mary, Staveley-in-Cartmel (570262 7/262)
CofE Church Info: (607262 7/262)
Short URL: acny.uk/12419/
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The current editor is: Jackie Hodgson

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This page was last updated on Sunday 28th June 2015
 
 
St Mary , located on the edge of the village. The church is signed from the A592 at Newby Bridge., Staveley-in-Cartmel, Cumbria, LA12 8NH

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