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Kirkdale, History transcription:

The Church enlargement plaque in Kirkdale Minster.

The Accommodation in this Church was enlarged in the year 1827, by which means Eighty additional Sittings were obtained, and in consequence of a Grant from The Society for promoting the Enlargement and Building of Churches and Chapels, the whole of that number are hereby declared to be free and unappropriated for ever in addition to Two Hundred and Fifty formerly provided.

George DixonMinister
Thomas Walkington Church Warden
William FoxtonChurch Warden
Richard TrenamChurch Warden

The Church was restored in 1909, the Gallery being removed & the pews replaced by oak seats. A further grant of £25 was received from the above Society.

F.W. Powell, Vicar
George Duncan Brown, George Wales, Ch. Wardens

Data transcribed by
Jack Parry.
from photography by Colin Hinson

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