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Furness & South Lakeland Branch of LACR

TOWER INFORMATION FOR

St Mary Magdalene, BROUGHTON-IN-FURNESS

SD2087 : St Mary Magdalene, Broughton-in-Furness by Nick George
St Mary Magdalene, Broughton-in-Furness
  © Copyright Nick George and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

TOWER PRACTICE AND CONTACT DETAILS

Available on the branch page at LACR website

SATNAV / GPS

PostCode: LA20 6HA
Landranger Grid Ref: SD209873
LAT: N54:16:34 (54.276018)
LONG: W3:12:56 (-3.215605)
Waymarking 1 | Waymarking 2

ONLINE MAP LINKS

Google Streetview

OS Map: Dove's Guide or Bing Maps


Ordnance Survey Map Reference

OS LANDRANGER (1:50,000 2cm=1km)
Sheet 96: Barrow-in-Furness & South Lakeland

OS EXPLORER (1:25000 4cm=1km)
Sheet OL6: The English Lakes: South Western Area


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PARKING

Free Parking - about 7 spaces next to entrance to the church drive, over 25 spaces at the square in centre of Broughton. Other parking spaces on street such as Station Road (down below The Kings Head).
A few cars can park at the bottom of the church drive if park right next to fence and leave enough room for other vehicles to pass (can depart by driving around church to turn around).

ACCESSIBILITY

Spiral Staircase - door accessed from inside the church, at the back of vestry, inside base of tower.
Maximum of approx. 30 people in ringing room

FACILITIES

TOILETS
Single toilet inside church - access from vestry.

SHELTER
Shelter available is in the church.

SHOPS
Good selection of traditional shops, cafe and Post Office, near or on the square, and a good selection of excellent Pubs.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB PAGES

RINGING WEBSITES
DOVE (Broughton) - Dove's Guide For Church Bell Ringers
BlueLine (3 x First Pealed Methods)
Old Cumbria Gazetteer (Bells)

CHURCH WEBSITES
A Church Near You (Broughton)
Diocese of Carlisle (Broughton)

TOURISM WEBSITES
Visit Cumbria
Cumbrial Churches

REFERENCE WEBSITES
Wikipedia
Genuki
Old Cumbria Gazetteer

AUDIO


Recording of bellringing on 8 of the 12 bells at Broughton-in-Furness on branch open day Sat 4th May 2013