ST. MARKS CHURCH OF ENGLAND, WOODLEY, ENGLAND

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A note in my grandmother, Margaret's, handwriting. Her father was the monumental mason who carved the tablets that were installed at St. Church Of England, Handwriting, Father, Carving, Notes, Calligraphy, Pai, Hand Type, Wood Carvings

A note in my grandmother, Margaret's, handwriting. Her father was the monumental mason who carved the tablets that were installed at St. Mark's.

A closeup of the clock face on the Northern side of the tower of St Mark's Church Of England, Saints, Clock, Santos, Watch, Clocks, The Hours

St Mark's Clock © Gerald England cc-by-sa/2.0

A closeup of the clock face on the Northern side of the tower of St Mark's [[1715981]].

The Parish church of St Mark's at Woodley. The terraced houses in the background are on Stockport Road East. Church Of England, San Francisco Ferry, Notre Dame, Saints, Building, Travel, Santos, Voyage, Buildings

St Mark's Woodley © Gerald England cc-by-sa/2.0

The Parish church of St Mark's at Woodley. Taken from Redhouse Lane. The terraced houses in the background are on Stockport Road East.

St Mark's church at Woodley viewed across the burial ground from St Mark's Street. Church Of England, Saints, Street, Santos, Roads

St Mark's Woodley © Gerald England cc-by-sa/2.0

St Mark's church at Woodley viewed across the burial ground from St Mark's Street.

St Mark's church at Woodley viewed across the burial ground from St Mark's Street. Church Of England, Saints, Street, Santos, Roads

St Mark's Woodley © Gerald England cc-by-sa/2.0

St Mark's church at Woodley viewed across the burial ground from St Mark's Street.

The lych gate of St Mark's church On the left is Redhouse Lane. On the right is the Stockport Road East. Church Of England, Saints, Outdoor Structures, Santos

St Mark's Lychgate © Gerald England

The lych gate of St Mark's church [[4047022]]. On the left is Redhouse Lane. On the right is the A560, Stockport Road East.

History of the marble tablets which flank the altar at St. Mark's in Woodley. Church Of England, After School, The Locals, Altar, Marble, History, Altars, Marbles, History Books

History of the marble tablets which flank the altar at St. Mark's in Woodley.

Photos of an event last year @ St. Mark's with altar and tablets in background. Church Of England, Altar, Photos, Pictures, Altars, Cake Smash Pictures

Photos of an event last year @ St. Mark's with altar and tablets in background.

Derrick & Doreen at the altar between the stone tablets carved by Doreen's grandfather, Wright Tweedale Stafford of Woodley. Church Of England, Altar, Carving, Stone, Wood Carvings, Altars, Sculpting, Rocks, Cut Work

Derrick & Doreen at the altar between the stone tablets carved by Doreen's grandfather, Wright Tweedale Stafford of Woodley.

My grandmother's niece, Doreen, and her bridesmaids about to enter St. Mark's for her wedding to Derrick Jones. Church Of England, My Grandmother, Bridesmaids, Wedding, Dresses, Fashion, Casamento, Gowns, Moda

My grandmother's niece, Doreen, and her bridesmaids about to enter St. Mark's for her wedding to Derrick Jones.

Postcard of the altar and marble tablets in St. The tablet on one side is carved with The Lord's Prayer & the other tablet in carved with the Ten Commandments by monumental mason, Wright Tweedale Stafford. Lord's Prayer, Church Of England, Ten Commandments, Altar, Marble, Carving, Wood Carvings, Altars, Sculpting

Postcard of the altar and marble tablets in St. Mark's. The tablet on one side is carved with The Lord's Prayer & the other tablet in carved with the Ten Commandments by monumental mason, Wright Tweedale Stafford.

Stockport Road East (C) Gerald England Church Of England, Deck, Street View, Front Porches, Decks, Decor

Stockport Road East © Gerald England cc-by-sa/2.0

The A560 viewed from the top deck of a bus outside St Mark's church.

St Mark's Churchyard (C) Gerald England Church Of England, Bury, Dolores Park, Saints, Travel, Santos, Voyage, Berry, Viajes

St Mark's Churchyard © Gerald England

The church [[4047022]] dates back to 1847 and the graveyard covers around three times the area seen here and so I wouldn't care to estimate who many folk are buried here.

St Mark's Church, Woodley (C) Bill Boaden Church Of England, Saints, Sidewalk, Street View, Santos, Walkway, Walkways

St Mark's Church, Woodley © Bill Boaden

It has an elaborate and somewhat incongruous lychgate.

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