By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Holy Trinity church-Brathay,Lake District.
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member fellsmanhiker
N 54° 25.260 W 002° 59.060
30U E 501016 N 6030364
Quick Description: Holy Trinity church was consecrated by the Bishop of Chester in 1836.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/27/2008 12:45:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM4TAV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
Views: 13

Long Description:
Holy Trinity church Brathay was built in 1836 in the Italianate design by The Redmans of Brathay Hall,the church is clad on the outside with Virginia creeper and this makes for a grand sight in the Autumn when the leaves turn red.
The Hill top site for the church was found with the help of William Wordsworth,and because of the rugged and limited area of the hill top the church was orientated North/South instead of the customary East/West but the burials are correctly orientated.
Inside the church will be found a wonderful large wooden ceiling along with a superb array of stained glass windows.
In the churchyard are some very ornate gravestones and well worth a visit.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 01/01/1836

Age of Church building determined by?: Other reliable source

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: 12:00 AM

Street address of Church:
Holy Trinity church,Bog Lane.Brathay,Lake District.
Carlisle., Cumbria. England
LA22 9NE

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
1) A photo of the church is required for visits to a waymark.

2) Please share some comments about your visit.

3) Additional photos are encouraged. If you can have information in addition to that already provided about this church, please share it with us.

Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest This Old Church
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
bill&ben visited Holy Trinity church-Brathay,Lake District. 4/16/2010 bill&ben visited it
fellsmanhiker visited Holy Trinity church-Brathay,Lake District. 10/8/2008 fellsmanhiker visited it
Tashington visited Holy Trinity church-Brathay,Lake District. 10/8/2008 Tashington visited it

View all visits/logs