Taken along when you travel, its entries become destinations in themselves, or that equally welcome boon to the traveler: a chapel-of-ease
for a little prayer, reflection and thanks.
It opened in 1824 and at first was not a fully-flegded church but a Chapel-of-Ease
, part of the centuries old Aston parish.
In 1651 Mr Woodhead and others got their wish when a chapel-of-ease
was erected in Meltham.
1660: After the Restoration Holmfirth loses its status as a separate parish and reverts to a chapel-of-ease