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

The place: LEEDS SAINT MARY.     Church dedication: SAINT MARY.     Church type: Perpetual Curacy.

(Quarry Hill.) - Church-room, 1,207 *1; Net value, £47. -This Church was built, under the Parliamentary grant, from a design of Mr. Taylor's. Architecture Gothic, with tower ; expense, £10,951. 15s. 4d.; first stone laid 29th January 1823 ; consecrated in 1827. -Vide 6th Report, page 3.

There is no glebe house.

Patron, the Vicar of Leeds.

Augmented, in 1829, with £1,000, and, in 1832, with £200, both by lot.

No return as to registers. Marriages are celebrated at the mother Church. No district has been assigned.

Parsons's Leeds, &c., vol. i. page 431.

*1 Free sittings, 801. This is according to the Report of the Church-Building Commissioners. -In the Return to the Ecclesiastical Commissioners in 1834, accommodation for 1,000 persons only is returned.

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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