St Leonard's Church, Old Langho, Lancashire

Old Langho Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB6 8AW
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Opening times:
Limited opening. To discuss your visit please contact Mark Sproat via email [email protected] or phone on 07392 087 023. This is a Champing church, access may be limited during the Champing season.
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A rare church built in the reign of Queen Mary I

The Old Church at Langho was completed in 1557. It is a rarity, for few churches were built in the reign of Mary I (1516-1558).

Much of the stonework, including carvings, windows, plinths, piscina and credence, is of high quality and almost certainly came from the recently dissolved Whalley Abbey nearby, as did the main roof timbers and fragmentary Medieval glass in the chancel.

The set of late seventeenth-century bench ends, with carved dates and initials is exceptional.

Our churches cost on average, £2500 per year, to keep them clean, conservation work, maintenance checks and in a safe condition for visitors to come and enjoy.

Please help us to keep our churches open by donating a gift of £5 or £10 by texting the numbers below or visit our donation page here

Text  LAO to 70970 to give £5

Text  LAO to 70191 to give £10

Your generous donation will help us to protect a beautiful part of local and national heritage. Thank you!

This is a Champing™ church.