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placename:- St Michael and All Angels Church
other name:- Ainstable Church
locality:- Ainstable
parish Ainstable parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY52984671
10Km square:- NY54
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square NY5246

photograph

St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 9.3.2007
photograph

St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 9.3.2007

old map:- Nurse 1918

Map, The Diocese of Carlisle, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire North of the Sands, now Cumbria, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Rev Euston J Nurse, published by Charles Thurnam and Sons, 11 English Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1918 and 2nd edn 1939.
thumbnail NUR1NY54, button to large image
AINSTABLE
linked with Armathwaite
site name:- Kirkoswald Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Carlisle
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL / / / AINSTABLE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73428 / NY5300346725
courtesy of English Heritage
Church. 1872 by G Watson, on site of medieval church. Hammer dressed red sandstone, slate roof with coped gables, cross finial and decorative ridge tiles. 4 bay nave with south transcept; 2 bay chancel. Nave has 2 triplets of closely set lancets; transcept has double lancets with circular window and plate tracery above. Chancel has double and single lancets with hood moulds. Interior, Norman pillar piscina with decorated shaft; heraldic graveslab to John Denton, c1390; effigies of John Aglionby and Katherine Denton, 1428, brought from St Cuthberts, Carlisle, in 1778; wall tablet to Francis Aglionby by M.L. Watson, 1843. Tower demolished 1983.

placename:- Church of St Michael
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY53004672
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photocopy Whitehead 1887:-
vol.9 p.477

image t1009477.jpg
vol.9 p.478

image t1009478.jpg
Whitehead, H: 1887: Church Bells in Leath Ward, part I: TransCWAAS: vol.9: pp.475-496

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- Organ by Harrison and Harrison, Durham, about 1890. -- 9.3.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms on the memorial to Major Arthur Hugh Aglionby, died, World War I, 1918. -- 9.3.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- Sandstone effigy of John Aglionby. -- 9.3.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Michael and All Angels Church -- Ainstable -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- Sandstone effigy of Katarine Denton, wife of John Aglionby. An inscription round the base:- -- '[ORATE PRO ANIMA KATARINE DENTON QUIS OBIT AD 1428]' -- Pray for the soul of Katarine Dent who died 1428. -- 9.3.2007

hearsay A church has stood here for 900 years and more. The present building was built 1872; it had a tower, with a clock, and two bells. Unfortunately the tower was badly built and had to be taken down, 1983.

cross slab grave covers; in chancel, and in churchyard wall.
Ryder, Peter: 2001: Cross Slab Grave Covers of Cumbria: Cumbria CC (Carlisle, Cumbria)

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