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ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY.

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Data from the 'Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum' from the year 1842.

The place: GOLCAR.     Church dedication: ST. JOHN.

Ag-brigg wapentake, U. D. -Population, 3,143, vide Huddersfield; Chapel-room, 850 *1; Net value, £61.

Patron, the Vicar of Huddersfield.

Built under the Parliamentary grant.

Architecture Gothic, with tower and spire. First stone laid 13th March 1828. Consecrated in 1829. Cost, £2,865. 17s. 10d. No district has yet been assigned. -Vide 10th Report, page 3.

An inclosure Act was passed 1st Geo. IV.

No glebe house.

No return as to registers.

Post town: Huddersfield.


Notes:
*1 Number of free sittings not mentioned ; but in the Report of the Church Building Commissioners the sittings are stated to be 950.


From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
OCR and changes for Web page presentation
by Colin Hinson. © 2013.