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placename:- St Nicholas's Church
other name:- Lazonby Church
locality:- Lazonby
parish Lazonby parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY54913975
10Km square:- NY53
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square NY5439

photograph

St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- 26.8.2005
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St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- 5.2.2010

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
LAZONBY
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 NICHOLAS / / / LAZONBY / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 74319 / NY5491239762
courtesy of English Heritage
Parish Church. 1863 for Eleanor Maclean by Anthony Salvin on medieval site. Coursed red and calciferous Lazonby sandstone with flush quoins, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and cross finials. 3-bay nave with north aisle, south porch and west square 3-storey tower; 2-bay chancel with north vestry. Tower has west 3-light plate-tracery window, upper-floor lancets and south clock face; large 2-light bell opening flanked by cusped side panels, all with pointed heads under hoodmoulds. Battlemented parapet and north projecting angle stair turret. Porch has studded plank door in pbinted arch. Nave has flat-headed 2-light windows with cusped heads and right similar single window with rounded head. Aisle has 2-light cusped-head windows. Vestry has steps up to priests doorway with shouldered arch; cusped-headed windows and 3-light east window with plate-tracery. Interior has 3-bay arcade of pointed arches on round columns. Open timber roof. Carved tracery screens in tower arch, baptistry and chancel. Doors carved with panels of scrolled leaves. Carved oak pulpit on octagonal stone base. Carved oak eagle lectern.

placename:- Church of St Nicholas
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY54913976
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

source:- Dove 2009

diocese:- Carlisle Diocese
locality:- Lazonby
coordinates:- NY549398

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Bell rope tied up, so that it doesn't trip you up. -- 5.2.2010

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Bell ropes. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Methods on four bells; on the left is St Nicholas Minimus, the right is Plain Bob Minimus. -- 5.2.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Warning sign, clock hammers. -- 5.2.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Warning sign, bells up. -- 5.2.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Notice about bells. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- The old bell. -- 29.4.2011

photographs
courtesy of the tower captain.
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria /

photographs
access courtesy of the tower captain.
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Bells up, ready for ringing. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Bells. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Bells. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- 'Directions for the Steeple-Keeper ...' -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Access stair. -- 29.4.2011

Dove data number of bells: 4
weight of tenor: 7 cwt 2 qtr 27 lb (867lbs)
pitch of tenor: B flat (936Hz)
scale:-
B flat, C, D, E flat
First 4 notes; intervals TTS; B flat major.
Bells cast by John Taylor and Co, 1902.
Dove 2009
Data courtesy of the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers

old print:- Calverley 1899

Notes on the Early Sulptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, edited by W G Collingwood, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, 1899.
South side of the church:-
... medieval high cross ...
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

notes Described in:-
Butler, Lawrence (ed): 2011: Church Notes of Sir Stephen Glynne for Cumbria, 1833-1872: CWAAS:: ISBN 978 1 873124 52 9
Extracted from the original notes made by Sir Stephen, now in Deiniol's Library, Hawarden, Flintshire, contact through Flintshire Record Office

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 5.2.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Organ. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Banner. -- 20.7.2012

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Preaching cross, missing its head, in the graveyard. -- 26.8.2005
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Funerary plate on a gravestone; Elizabeth and Caile Birbeck and a son, early 19th century. -- 5.2.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- 20.7.2012

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Turret clock, made by Moore and Sons, 1865. -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Turret clock, repeater dial:- -- 'MADE BY / JOHN MOORE & SONS, / CLERKENWELL / LONDON / 1865' -- 29.4.2011
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Nicholas's Church -- Lazonby -- Lazonby -- Cumbria / -- Turret clock notice:- -- 'INSTRUCTIONS FOR WINDING AND REGULATING CLOCK ...' -- 29.4.2011

hearsay The new building was consecrated April 1866, on the site of an earlier church whose registers date back to 1538; much of the interior woodwork is a little later.

1 cross slab grave cover, part of a double slab outside the tower.
Ryder, Peter: 2001: Cross Slab Grave Covers of Cumbria: Cumbria CC (Carlisle, Cumbria)

button   ring of bells, Lazonby
button   sundial, Lazonby
button   war memorial, Lazonby
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