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St Mary Churchyard
Also known as: Whitkirk, St Mary Churchyard
Selby Road and Colton Road
Whitkirk
Metropolitan Borough of Leeds
West Yorkshire  England
Postal Code: LS15 0AA
http://www.whitkirk.com

Cemetery notes and/or description:
St Mary's Church, Whitkirk is a grade 1 listed building in East Leeds. It is a prominent landmark and is usually floodlit at night. It is situated on the corner of the B6159, formerly A63, Selby Road and Colton Road, Whitkirk.
The engineer John Smeaton, who built the third Eddystone lighthouse in 1759, is buried just behind the main altar.
[text added by Geoffrey Gillon]
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