SK1810 : St Peter's Church, Elford

taken 8 years ago, near to Elford, Staffordshire, Great Britain

St Peter's Church, Elford
St Peter's Church, Elford
The tower is dated 1598 and the rest of the church was rebuilt in the 19C - the north side in 1848-9 and the south side (aisle and chapel) in 1869-70. (Pevsner) The church is known for its large collection of shields. It also has a monument for the death of a child at play, the grandson of Sir John Stanley. He died when a tennis ball struck his head in 1460. (The Shell Guide to England, 1970)
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SK1810, 62 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 November, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 June, 2010
Category
Church   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 185 106 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.5663N 1:43.6631W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 185 106
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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