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St. Aidan's Church, Front Street, Framwellgate Moor (Framwellgate Moor)

St. Aidan's church was built in 1872 for the miners of Pity Me (1) and first appears on the second edition Ordnance Survey maps of 1894-1899 (2). The church is stone built with a pitched roof and short finial-style tower/belfry over the west facing gable end and today is located on the east side of Front Street set back behind a modernised church hall and partially secluded by trees. The church is known to contain a number of features dedicated as war memorials (3-4).

Reference number:D49281
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Framwellgate Moor

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