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Lastingham parish:

Lastingham, History transcription:

The Church rebuilding plaque in St. Mary's Church, Farndale.


THIS CHAPEL
WAS
REBUILT AND ENLARGED
AND A GALLERY ADDED THERETO.
A.D. MDCCCXXX1,
AT THE EXPENCE OF THE
RIGHT HONOURABLE CHARLES
LORD FEVERSHAM;
AIDED BY A GRANT OF 100, FROM
THE INCORPORATED SOCIETY
FOR BUILDING AND ENLARGING
CHURCHES AND CHAPELS.
-
IT CONTAINS SITTINGS FOR 300
PERSONS; THE WHOLE OF WHICH ARE
HEREBY DECLARED TO BE FREE, AND
UNAPPROPRIATED FOR EVER.
-
ROBERT HARRISON, VICAR
GEORGE BOWNESS, CURATE
JOHN MERCER, CHAPEL WARDEN


Data transcribed by
Jack Parry.
from photography by Colin Hinson


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