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placename:- St Michael's Church
other name:- Appleby Church
locality:- Appleby-in-Westmorland
parish Appleby-in-Westmorland parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY68861987
10Km square:- NY61

1Km square NY6819

photograph

St Michael's Church -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Cumbria / -- 23.2.2007
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St Michael's Church -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Cumbria / -- 13.4.2012

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.
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ST. MICHAEL BONGATE
In the errata:-
Appleby, St. Michael (not St. Michael, Bongate) with Murton-cum-Hilton (held in plurality).

placename:- St Michael's Church
other name:- Appleby church
site name:- Appleby and Kirkby Stephen Rural Deanery
site name:- Archdeaconry of Carlisle
site name:- Diocese of Carlisle
date:- 1939
period:- 1930s

descriptive text:- Simpson 1746

The three volumes of maps and descriptive text published as 'The Agreeable Historian, or the Compleat English Traveller ...', by Samuel Simpson, 1746.
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Page 1023:-
... the greatest Benefactress to this Town [Appleby] was the Lady Anne, Daughter and Heiress of George Lord Clifford, who ... wholly rebuilt the Church at Bongate, which is a Part of this Town.
date:- 1746
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL / / BONGATE / APPLEBY IN WESTMORLAND / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 73604 / NY6886419885
courtesy of English Heritage
Saxon fragments, C13 south door, C14 south arcade and transept. Much restored by Lady Anne Clifford in 1659. Restored again and north tower added in 1885. Coursed red sandstone rubble with slate roofs. Nave, chancel, south transept, north tower. Decorated window tracery, mostly renewed in the C17. Decorated tower, castellated with corner turrets and crocketted pinnacles. Decorated five bay arcade which may have been reconstructed in 1885, and chancel arch. 1885 choir screen. Timber roofs, with arch braced collars to nave. Saxon north door. Late C14 effigy of Elizabeth Clifford. CIA headstones to churchyard.

placename:- Church of St Michael
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY68861988
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

incumbents:-
Headwell, Walter 1256
Bradewood, Richard de 1302
Apleby, Henry de 1339
Aslackby, Richard de 1362
Merton, John de 1369
Raynald, John 1369
Marshall, John 1452
Lancaster, George
Smith, John 1561
Scott, Gregory 1569
Burton, Thomas 1576
Fairfax, Thomas 1579
Porter, William 1582
Teasdale, John 1611
Spencer, John
Symson, Robert 1634
Symson, Barnaby 1661
Cock, James 1712
Shaw, Harrison 1789
Bellas, Thomas 1823
Warren, Albert 1880

old print:- Pennant 1773 (edn 1801)

Book, A Tour from Downing to Alston Moor, 1773, by Thomas Pennant, published by Edward Harding, 98 Pall Mall, London, 1801.
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Print, engraving, Appleby Castle, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Westmorland, drawn by Moses Griffith, engraved and published by Edward Harding, 98 Pall Mall, London, 1801.
Tipped in opposite p.139 of A Tour from Downing to Alston Moor, 1773, by Thomas Pennant.
St Michael's Church, Bongate in the foreground.
printed at bottom left, right, centre:-
Moses Griffith. Del / E Harding Sc / APPLEBY CASTLE / Pub June 1 1801 by Edw Harding 98 Pall Mall.
date:- 1801
period:- 18th century, late

old drawing:-
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Drawing, Hogback, St Michael's Church, Bongate, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Westmorland, by William Gershom Collingwood, 1899.
Sketch of a hogback with carved decoration of plaiting. The hogback dates from AD 10th century?
Drawn to illustrate Notes on the Early Sculptured Crosses, Shrines and Monuments in the Present Diocese of Carlisle, by Rev William Slater Calverley, published by T Wilson, Kendal 1899; opposite p.59.
inscribed at bottom centre:-
Hogback; St Michael's, Appleby

placename:- St Michael's Church
date:- 1899
period:- 19th century, late

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.
Used as a lintel:-
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Inside face.
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Outside face.
Sketches by W G Collingwood
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 Michael's Church -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Cumbria / -- 23.2.2007
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button to large St Michael's Church -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Appleby-in-Westmorland -- Cumbria / -- Inscribed stone in the church porch:- -- 'VETUS / APPULBI / [ V]B[ ] / MILLAN[I] / MANENT[ ] / MCXCIX' -- 23.2.2007

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