St Michael, Burgh-by-Sands

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Grade I Listed, 12th century and one of only a small number of fortified churches in Cumbria, the church represents many layers of history, built on the site of the Roman Fort of Aballava, alongside the line of Hadrian’s Wall.

It suffered turbulent times during cross-Border warfare and later ... [further historical and descriptive information on our website]


The Church family worship Jesus here, and go out to serve the local community with His love.

Our benefice website (group of churches) gives up to date details of the services here. 

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The Revd Tudor Alexander BODDAM-WHETHAM - Priest in charge
The Rectory
(01228) 576324



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Priest in charge: The Revd Tudor Alexander BODDAM-WHETHAM
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12267
Archdeaconry: CARLISLE (571)
Deanery: CARLISLE (57103)
Benefice: The Barony of Burgh (07/018AR)
Parish Legal Name: Burgh-by-Sands (570076 )
CofE Church Info: (607076 7/76)
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The current editor is: Tudor Boddam-Whetham

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This page was last updated on Friday 4th November 2016
St Michael , Burgh-by-Sands, Cumbria, CA5 6AW - At the top of the village

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