St Michael & All Angels, Torpenhow

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The remote church of St. Michael and All Angels, Grid Ref: 89/206398, overlooks the Solway Firth and dates back to 1120. It is almost entirely Norman in character with a beautiful central Norman arch. The ceiling is Jacobean, wooden, painted and contemporary with Rubens. The South side displays a strange collection of men and beasts whilst the North holds dark demonic figures. The interior is glorious and has been a centre for Christian worship for 800 years.

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Incumbent: The Revd Patricia Anne ROGERS
Team Vicar: The Revd Peter Michael Fremlyn STREATFEILD
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 12530
Archdeaconry: WEST CUMBERLAND (573)
Deanery: DERWENT (57302)
Benefice: Binsey (07/030DK)
Parish Legal Name: Binsey Team (570377 )
CofE Church Info: (607364 7/364)
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This page was last updated on Wednesday 8th July 2015
St Michael & All Angels , Torpenhow, Cumbria, CA7 1HT

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