North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Bickersteth

 

Bickersteth Burton In Kendal

(W. altar tomb). Here lies the Body of Mary Wife of J. Bickersteth of Burton Who departed this life Decemr. 2, 1759 Aged 45.

Bickersteth Kirkby Lonsdale

(In. S. window). Faith, Charity, Hope. (On brass) To the Honour and Glory of God and in thankful remembrance of Katharine Bickersteth, sometime of this Parish. Entered into Rest August 7, 1878.

Bickersteth Kirkby Lonsdale

(In. S. W). The Windows of this Baptistery were the gift of the familyof the late Robert Bickersteth A.D. 1868. (On window) 1. I am the good Shepherd. 2. Suffer little children to come unto me and forbid them not. 3. Except ye become as little children ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.