St Peter's Church, Sowerby

St Peter's Church, Sowerby village, on the hillside above Sowerby Bridge.
The present building, built in 1766, was erected to replace an older building situated in what is now the churchyard. The oldest gravestone is dated 1673.

Notable features inside inclued a tiled floor, beautiful Rocco plasterwork on the ceiling and in the chancel, a balcony fitted out with box pews held up by majestic Corinthian columns and a font, thought to be from the original church.

The church houses memorials to two of the towns famous people:
St Peter's Church, Sowerby