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Open Day, from 14 Sep 2019, free entry

The Chantry Chapel of St Mary

The Chantry Chapel of St Mary


Wakefield Civic Society


Chantry Bridge,
Off Calder Vale Road,

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Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 21 Sep Heritage Open Day
Sun 22 Sep Heritage Open Day


One of very few bridge chapels dating from the middle ages on the original site by the former main road into Wakefield from the south.

Medieval chantry with Victorian upper storey by George Gilbert Scott and interesting Victorian stained glass.

Don't miss the tour of the chapel and undercroft, especially for Heritage Open Days!

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 21 Sep 2019 10:00 to 13:00
Sun 22 Sep 2019 10:00 to 16:00


Free entry

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Map reference: SE 338201  Lat: 53.67668 Long: -1.48953

By Road:
Follow Doncaster Road (A638) out of Wakefield City centre.
Chantry Chapel is located on a medieval bridge running adjacent to Doncaster Road.
(Medieval Bridge is closed to traffic)

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Kirkgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station