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Furness & South Lakeland Branch of LACR

TOWER INFORMATION FOR

St Mary, DALTON-IN-FURNESS

SD2273 : St Mary's Parish Church, Dalton-in-Furness by Alexander P Kapp
St Mary's Parish Church, Dalton-in-Furness
  © Copyright Alexander P Kapp and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

SATNAV / GPS

PostCode: LA15 8BA
Landranger Grid Ref: SD225738
LAT: N54:09:18 (54.154905)
LONG: W3:11:12 (-3.186755)
Waymarking

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

Parking restrictions in Dalton are covered by a CPZ (Controlled Parking Zone). A double yellow line restriction running through the main street from Tudor Square (700m East of the Church) right up to Skelgate at the West end of the town, with no parking anywhere other than where a sign showing a 'P' is displayed.
There are quite a lot of parking bays available close to church, around the square besaide the Church at Dalton Castle, and on Skelgate and Abbey Road.

CAR PARKS
There is a small car park inside Church grounds, available if no other service or event in church.
Three public car parks (all free)

  1. 250m East of Church - pedestrian access through passageway on north side of Market Street (vehicle access from SW end of Chapel Street).
  2. 450m East of Church - 100m along Nelson Street.
  3. 750m East of Church - Next to Fish and Chip shop on Broughton Road, just north of Tudor Square.

ACCESSIBILITY

Spiral Staircase - access through door near the font inside the church.
Maximum of approx. 30 to 35 people in ringing room

FACILITIES

TOILETS
Located inside church centre adjoining the church.
Alternatives are beside car park near Tudor Square.

SHELTER
Shelter available inside the church.

SHOPS
Most shops (including co-op supermarket), Restaurants & takeaways, public houses can be found along Market Street between the two squares.

LINKS TO OTHER WEB PAGES

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

CHURCH WEBSITES
St Mary's Church, Dalton (daltonstmary.co.uk)
Diocese of Carlisle (Dalton)

TOURISM WEBSITES
Visit Cumbria

REFERENCE WEBSITES
Wikipedia
Genuki
Images of England (English Heritage)
Old Cumbria Gazetteer (church)