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Report - St Saviours Church, Bacup - May 15

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by GK_WAX, May 6, 2015.

  1. GK_WAX

    GK_WAX 28DL Regular User
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    I know its been done to death and wasn't gunna report it tbh but what the hell..

    Abit of history:
    Constructed in the mid 1860s to a design by Edward Wyndham Tarn, the church was Grade II listed in 1984 for its architectural and historical merit. In 1985 a single storey church hall was built at the west end of the town. Dwindling congregation numbers as well as high maintenance costs led to the church council seeking to close the building for public worship.
    The Church held it's final service in October 2007 and the parish merged with Holy Trinity, Tunstead.

    The visit:
    Visited with a none member and after 2 failed attempts in recent times, it was our lucky day!! We spent around 40 minutes in the place without realizing it, only seemed like 10 but we Enjoyed the explore. It was different with a sense of holyness and certainly felt it knowing your in gods house instead of a derp thats been trashed. Being catholic myself i didnt hesitate to take a quick kneel at the alter with the sign of the cross.

    thanks and a shout to @Lavino for the heads up

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    Thanks for looking
    GK WAX
     

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  2. WildBoyz

    WildBoyz Is this the future?
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    You got some good shots :thumb Looks like a good little explore this one.
     
  3. GK_WAX

    GK_WAX 28DL Regular User
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    Thankyou, its an enjoyable one
     
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    I'm not a big fan of churches, but you have caught this well. Cheers for sharing :thumb
     
  5. Lavino

    Lavino 28ÐŁ ƦEGUŁλƦ U$EƦ
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    Good stuff Mr wax glad you made it over there :thumb
     
  6. GK_WAX

    GK_WAX 28DL Regular User
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    Thanks for that, your welcome
    wouldnt of bothered but thanks to you
     
  7. Lavino

    Lavino 28ÐŁ ƦEGUŁλƦ U$EƦ
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    Your welcome mate :D
     
  8. 1nk4

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    Looks nice that!
     
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  9. Miss Mayhem

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    Beautifully captured, cheers for sharing :thumb
     
  10. GK_WAX

    GK_WAX 28DL Regular User
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    Thanks, your welcome
     
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