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St Leonard's Parish Church, Middleton

St Leonard's Parish Church, Middleton

St Leonard's dates predominantly from 1524, but still retains a tower and porch from Cardinal Langley's church built in 1412, together with traces of a Norman church. It has one of the three remaining wooden church towers in Britain. An interesting feature is the stained glass window dedicated to the Middleton Archers who fought at the Battle of Flodden Field; this is thought to be the oldest war memorial in existence. Max. tour size 15-20 people, bookable in advance. Open Day - every Friday 1-4pm, with guides available to assist. Open throughout September 2014 for Middleton Golden Cluster Open Days every Tuesday & Friday 1pm to 4pm and for Heritage Open Days 2014 (times to be confirmed for HODs)

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New Lane
M24 4DE

Visit Website+44 (0)161 643 2693

Find nearest transport on map:Help 0.46 miles 0.98 miles 2.49 miles 4.99 miles 13.30 miles

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