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Search Aspect (St Oswald''s Church )
Location - Leeds & District

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Aerial View, Guiseley (Guiseley)
Black & White imageUndated. In the centre is Towngate with Lands Lane going from the left to the top of the view. To the right running to the top is Town Street. The road coming down from the centre is The Green. St Oswald's Church is to the right, and behind can be seen the Albion Dyeworks, now demolished.
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Guiseley Parish Church, St Oswald's (Yeadon)
Black & White imageUndated. View of Guiseley Parish Church seen from the corner of Church Street (left) and The Green (right), showing the lychgate in the foreground. Dedicated to St Oswald, this church dates back to Norman times.
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Guiseley Parish Church, St Oswald's (Yeadon)
Black & White image1891. View of Guiseley Parish Church showing the graveyard in the forground. A church is believed to have stood on this site since Saxon times, but the present building, dedicated to St Oswald, dates from the Norman period.
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Guiseley Parish Church, St Oswald's Church, The Green (Guiseley)
Colour imageOctober 2003 This image shows Guiseley Parish Church, St Oswald's situated at the Green. A church has occupied this site since Saxon times but the present church dates back to the Normans and there is some beautiful Norman architecture within. The Warde family began the tower but the building was not complete in 1473 when the widow of the late Sir Roger Warde, Joan Warde, died. She bequeathed 'Six shillings and eight pence to the Parish of Gyslay for the building of the tower'. Her Grandson , Sir Christopher Warde ensured the completion of the Tower in about 1480. The Warde coat of Arms can be seen in the interior.
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Guiseley Parish Church, St Oswald's Church, The Green (Guiseley)
Colour imageOctober 2003 Guiseley Parish Church dates back many centuries and is named for St Oswald who became Bishop of York in 972. St Oswald's is a Norman Church built on the site of the Saxon Church which was destroyed in the Norman Conquests. It acquired the tower and North Aisle in about 1480. The parents of the famous literary Bronte family were married here. Patrick Bronte and Maria Branwell wed on 29th December 1812. The Lychgate Memorial, seen here in the foreground, was added on in 1921.
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