Keys to the Past

Denton, St. Mary's (Denton)

This small church was built in 1891, replacing an earlier church built in 1836. The church is built of sandstone and has a small porch and side chapel to the south. A stone coffin is used as a drinking trough for animals in the churchyard, and the remains of some medieval gravestones can be seen in the porch.

Reference number:D2568

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Source of Reference
Local History of Denton


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