The original Parish Bier (a timber-framed wheeled cart used for hauling a coffin), displayed in the Church Of Saint Margaret Of Antioch in the small town of Hawes, North Yorkshire, England.
Dating from 1850, the church is in an elevated position giving an excellent vantage point over the winding streets below.
St Margaret’s Church is an English Heritage Grade II Listed building (LBS Number: 323147).
Hawes is a small Market Town and civil parish in the Richmondshire district of North Yorkshire, England, historically within the North Riding of Yorkshire.
Located at the head of Wensleydale in the Yorkshire Dales, Hawes is one of the tourist attractions of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
The parish of Hawes also includes the neighbouring hamlet of Gayle. The hill of Great Shunner Fell stands over the town. The town is famous as being the home of Wensleydale Cheese.
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Featured in : The English Church : 25 Feb 11