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placename:- St Mary's Church
other name:- Sebergham Church
locality:- Churchtown
locality:- Sebergham
parish Sebergham parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
church
coordinates:- NY36404185
10Km square:- NY34
References : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

1Km square NY3641

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St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- 22.10.2010
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St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- 22.10.2010

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 NUR1NY34, button to large image
WELTON WITH SEBERGHAM
site name:- Wigton 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 MARY / / / SEBERGHAM / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 72471 / NY3640841853
courtesy of English Heritage
Parish church. Medieval with repairs of 1774 and 1785, tower 1825 and 1905 restoration. Mixed large and small blocks of red sandstone. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables. Thin 3-storey west tower/porch; 3-bay nave and lower single-bay chancel. Side entrance in tower has alternate-block surround and voussoirs; external stone steps to first floor west doorway, with louvred vents above, under battlemented parapet with pinnacles. Nave has blocked segmental-arched north door. 2-light Tudor window and original lancet window. South wall has been heavily restored with 2- and 3-light 1905 windows. Chancel has 4 original lancet windows. 3-light east window of 1905. Interior of nave: open timber ceiling of 1905 and 3-light oriel window over west door of same date. Wall plaques to various local families, one to Thomas Watson 1823 by Musgrave Lewthwaite Watson with sculptured panel after Fuseli's Three Witches (illustrated by Pevsner, Buildings of England, Cumberland and Westmorland volume, plate 57). Chancel has flat Tudor-style timber ceiling. Lancet windows have rear arches. Wall plaque with coats-of-arms to Thomas Denton, 1616.

placename:- Church of St Mary
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY36404185
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photocopy Whitehead 1886:-
vol.9 p.255

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vol.9 p.256

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vol.9 p.257

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Whitehead, H: 1886: Church Bells in Cumberland Ward, part II: TransCWAAS: vol.9: pp.240-268

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button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms of the Denton Family of Warnell. -- 22.10.2010
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button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Memorial, Thomas Denton of Warnell, died 1616. -- 28.6.2013
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button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Thomas Denton memorial, detail. -- 'Thomas Denton de Warnell. Arm / In Artibus Mt Et dignae Memoriae / Octaginta Expletis An~. Faeliciter / Obiit i die Aprilis Ao Dn~i 1616' -- 'Per Me / AD wife / Molliter ossa cubant. Mens / Aurea Vivet Olimpo / Deo Soboles. Qth B [E]' -- 'Cumbria Warnellum THomam Deplorat Ademptum / Dento Qui Siquidem Deltaton Alter Erat / Nempe Pius Sapiens Ex Omni Parte Quadratus / Qualem Vix Hodie Scecula Nost[r]a Ferunt' -- 22.10.2010

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tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Memorial to Jospeh Relph, vicar, schoolmaster, poet, died 1743. -- 22.10.2010

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The inscription in Greek is from Matthew ch.13 v.33
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Memorial to Thomas Watson erected by his widow Mary, made by their son Musgrave Lewthwaite Watson, sculptor. -- 22.10.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- etail of Thomas Watson memorial, by Musgrave Lewthwaite Watson, sculptor. -- 28.6.2013

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tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Coat of arms, Benjamin Jefferson of Bulman Hill, died 1727. -- 28.6.2013

incumbents:-
Heckstetter, Samuel 1648
Maison, Thomas 1656
Abbot, Robert 1679
Preston, Mathew 1684
Mayson, Samuel 1696
Kynneir, James 1695=1733
Relph, Josiah 1736=1743
Relph, Samuel 1744=1768
Denton, Thomas 1768=1777
Sheepshanks, William 1777=1808
Thompson, C 1812=1816
Lowthian, J 1816=1818
Irving, J 1818=1823
Heysham, John 1823=1846
Moody, Clement 1846=1852
Kemble, N F U 1852=1865
Adams, R S 1865=1876
Whitmore, H 1876=1895
Vaughan, Robert 1897=1901
Roberts, J A 1902=1915

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Organ by Wilkinson and Sons, Kendal; and the tuner. -- 22.10.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Organ, makers plate, Wilkinson and Sons, Kendal. -- 22.10.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Organ stops. -- 22.10.2010
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- War memorial plaque, World War I. -- 28.6.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Gravestones. -- 24.3.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large St Mary's Church -- Churchtown -- Sebergham -- Sebergham -- Cumbria / -- Funerary plate. -- 22.10.2010

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