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St John, Croglin
St John's Church
Croglin Church
locality:-   Croglin
civil parish:-   Ainstable (formerly Cumberland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   church
coordinates:-   NY57454727
1Km square:-   NY5747
10Km square:-   NY54
references:-   : 2005: Diocese of Carlisle, Directory 2004/5

BMM40.jpg (taken 11.8.2006)  
BMM41.jpg (taken 11.8.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 32 11) 
placename:-  St John's Church
source data:-   Maps, County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
"St John's Church (Rectory) / Grave Yard"

evidence:-   old map:- Saxton 1579
placename:-  Croglin Churche
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, Westmorlandiae et Cumberlandiae Comitatus ie Westmorland and Cumberland, scale about 5 miles to 1 inch, by Christopher Saxton, London, engraved by Augustinus Ryther, 1576, published 1579-1645.
Church, symbol for a parish or village, with a parish church.  "Croglin churche"
item:-  private collection : 2
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Jansson 1646
placename:-  Croglin Church
source data:-   Map, hand coloured engraving, Cumbria and Westmoria, ie Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646.
"Croglin Church"
Buildings and tower. 
item:-  JandMN : 88
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd) 
placename:-  Crogling Church
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, Cumberland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695, published by Abel Swale, the Unicorn, St Paul's Churchyard, Awnsham, and John Churchill, the Black Swan, Paternoster Row, London, 1695-1715.
"Crogling Church"
Circle, building and tower. 
item:-  JandMN : 90
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Badeslade 1742
placename:-  Crogling Castle
source data:-   Map, uncoloured engraving, A Map of Cumberland North from London, scale about 11 miles to 1 inch, with descriptive text, by Thomas Badeslade, London, engraved and published by William Henry Toms, Union Court, Holborn, London, 1742.
image  click to enlarge
"Crogling Cast."
circle, italic lowercase text; castle 
item:-  JandMN : 115
Image © see bottom of page

evidence:-   old map:- Nurse 1918
source data:-   Map, The Diocese of Carlisle, Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire North of the Sands, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Rev Euston J Nurse, published by Charles Thurnam and Sons, 11 English Street, Carlisle, Cumberland, 2nd edn 1939.
item:-  JandMN : 27
Image © see bottom of page

 notes about bells

 stained glass

evidence:-   database:- Listed Buildings 2010
placename:-  Church of St John the Baptist
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"Church. 1878 by J Howison of Edinburgh, on medieval site. Rusticated red sandstone ashlar on chamfered plinth; graduated green slate roof, coped gables with cross finials and kneelers. 4-bay nave, 3-bay chancel. West bellcote, south porch and north vestry. Windows and entrance are in shafted neo-Norman style with zigzag arches. West wall has clock with inscription dated 1868 and bells above dated 1772. Interior has open timber roof and early C20 fitments. Chancel has neo-Norman zigzag arch. East window of stained glass by Lavers &Westlake. Coloured prints on walls by the Fitzroy Picture Society. Wooden muniment chest and small carved graveslab of C12 inscribed Hisabella."

evidence:-   old print:- Calverley 1899
item:-  cross
source data:-   In the churchyard:-
... 'a stone cross raised on steps'; gone. 

 cross slabs

Wetheral, Adam de  1293 -  
Layton, Simon de  1309 -  
Edenhall, William de  1317 -  
Wetewang, John de  1335 -  
Thomas  1350 -  
Edenham, Patrick de  1362 -  
Willerby, William de  1370 -  
Mason, John  1377 -  
Alanby, John de  1378 -  
Hutton, William de  1380 -  
Lullington, Robert de  1440 -  
Staynesforth, Henry  1452 -  
Wharton, William  1527 -  
Warthecoppe, Percival  1548 -  
Machell, Phillip  1564 -  
Hudson, John  1568 -  
Barnes, Thomas  1574 -  
Cholmley, Marmaduke  1578 -  
Haslehead, Roger  1582 -  
Allan, John  1611 -  
Sharples, Richard  1639 -  
Rogers, John  1660 -  
Yates, George  1663 -  
Sanderson, George  1671 -  
Hunter, Thomas  1691 -  
Noble, Henry  1724 -  
Myers, Thomas  1780 -  
Ireland, Joseph  1804 -  
Jackson, John  1837 -  
Bowman, Edward  1848 -  
Green, Josephus Henry  1875 -  
Ransome, Maurice John  1889 -  
Green, Reginald Southwell Graham  1891 -  
Newton, Alfred Seton  1907 -  

CGM80.jpg  Electronic organ
(taken 8.9.2017)  
CGM81.jpg  Organ retailer:-
"SELMER" (taken 8.9.2017)  
CGM82.jpg  Organ retailer:-
"Supplied by / OSBORNE ORGAN GALLERIES / ..." (taken 8.9.2017)  
BMM42.jpg  Table of Kindred and Affinity:-
"CANON XCIX No person shall marry within the degrees prohibited by the Table here set forth: ... And this Table shall be in every Church publicly set up and fixed at the charge of the Parish. ... 1946 ..." (taken 11.8.2006)  
CGM79.jpg  An ecclesiastical candlestick.
(taken 8.9.2017)  
CGM83.jpg  Oil lamp.
(taken 8.9.2017)  
CGM73.jpg  Boot scraper.
(taken 8.9.2017)  

MN photo:-  
In the chancel are illustrations of scripture, from a series called the 'Fitzroy Pictures' published by George Bell and Sons, York Street, Covent Garden, London. These are photo-chromo-lithographs printed by James Akerman, London.

CGM77.jpg (taken 8.9.2017)  
CGM78.jpg (taken 8.9.2017)  

CAW21.jpg  Gravestone with an effigy, one of the Wharton Family, Lord of the Manor, 14th to 18th centuries.
(taken 6.6.2014)  

BMM45.jpg  The old parish church, 1875.
BMM46.jpg  The old parish church, 1875.

The earliest record of rector of the parish was Adam, about 1293. The present church, design by J Howison, Edinburgh, was built 1878. The old church was a little to the south.

person:-    : St John the Baptist
place:-   Croglin / Carlisle Diocese

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