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St Peter Church of England, Ireleth with Askam

St Peter,
Ireleth Brow,
Ireleth with Askam
Lancashire

Cemeteries

The church has/had a graveyard.

Church History

It was founded in 1608.

Church Records

Whilst every effort has been made to record exact details of record office and library holdings you are recommended to check with them before visiting to ensure that they do hold the records and years you wish to examine. Similarly check with transcript publishers to ensure they cover the records and years you require before making a purchase.

The Cumbria Record Office, Barrow hold:

  • Baptisms 1865-1932
  • Marriages 1874-1980
  • Banns 1874-1968
  • Burials 1866-1947
The Lancashire Parish Register Society have published:
  • Volume 127 - Bap 1745-1784, Mar 1745-1753. These registers relate to the former school/chapel, endowed by Giles Brownrigg in 1608 and demolished in the 1860s. It was a chapelry of Dalton and many of the entries were duplicated there.

This site provides historical information about churches, other places of worship and cemeteries. It has no connection with the churches themselves. For current information you should contact them directly.

Whilst every effort has been made to record exact details of record office and library holdings you are recommended to check with them before visiting to ensure that they do hold the records and years you wish to examine. Similarly check with transcript publishers to ensure they cover the records and years you require before making a purchase.

Copies of Bishop's Transcripts

Baptisms
Burials

Register Transcripts

Baptisms
Marriages

Maps

The church is located at OS grid reference SD2237177455 (Lat/Lon 54.186976,-3.191132). You can see this on maps provided by: