St James, Ireby

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St James' Church

Ireby has one church in regular use – St James – but also has the ruins of an earlier church (q.v.)

St James, pictured left Grid Ref: 89/238393 was built in 1845-6 to replace the Old Church which was deemed to be to isolated from Ireby village. Guide book tells interesting story surrounding the Elizabethan ‘Ireby’ chalice. 

The Church is OPEN all day

Ireby Old Chancel

Built in 1170 but demolished, except for the Chancel, in 1845-6.

Car parking awkward. Access across a field.

OPEN: All day

Parish boundary view Bird's eye view

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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12490
Built: 1845
Archdeaconry: WEST CUMBERLAND (573)
Deanery: DERWENT (57302)
Benefice: Binsey (07/030DK)
Parish Legal Name: Binsey Team (570377 )
CofE Church Info: (607326 7/326)
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This page was last updated on Wednesday 8th July 2015
St James , Ireby, Cumbria, CA7 1EX

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