TL7894 : St Mary's church in Cranwich - medieval font

taken 7 years ago, near to Cranwich, Norfolk, Great Britain

St Mary's church in Cranwich - medieval font
St Mary's church in Cranwich - medieval font, taken 7 years ago
St Mary's church > LinkExternal link stands on a slight elevation on the site of a much older place of worship. The round tower is believed to be almost totally Saxon, its base dating from perhaps as early as 700AD. High up on the south side of the tower there is a small round window > LinkExternal link with a knot design. The nave may be contemporary with the tower, the south door > LinkExternal link with dog-tooth ornament and chamfer dates from about 1200 AD and the chancel dates almost entirely from about 1300. The south porch > LinkExternal link was added during the 14th century.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Friday, 14 May, 2010
Church interior   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 7826 9491 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:31.3741N 0:37.5649E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 7828 9491
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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