Aireborough Historical Society

St Johns Church

St. Johns Church
St. Johns ChurchSt. Johns Church YeadonSt. Johns Church, Yeadon.
St. Johns Church
Date Undated
Location Yeadon
Photo ID
FBA008 + T22 + HL101 + HL102 & BB025    
I470     Photographer Bryan Waite donated by his family
1: St Johns is the Parish Church for Yeadon.

2: St Johns Church between Henshaw Lane and New Road seen with the spire still in place, it was thought to be unsafe and removed in 1971.

3: A sketch of the church.
This text was with a sketch of the church :
"South -Eastern view of St John's Church, Yeadon, in the Parish of Guiseley
The first stone of this Church was laid on the 5th day of April AD 1843 by Benj. Thompson Esq. to whom with Rev. Wm Clark Rector, W R C Stansfield Esq., Rich. Barwick Esq., John Womersley Esq. , Will Turley Wsq. , John White Esq. , Rev. Wm. Lindley, Rev. Anthony Ibbetson, John Marshall Barwick Esq. , the principal promoters of this good Work this plate is respectfully inscribed by their 
Obed. Serv. Walter Ramstone, Architect"

4: A view of the church.

5: St John's Guides in costume for a Romany Fair.


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