TG2308 : The church of SS Simon and Jude in Magdalen Street, Norwich

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

The church of SS Simon and Jude in Magdalen Street, Norwich
The church of SS Simon and Jude in Magdalen Street, Norwich
It is believed that a church stood here since before the Norman conquest in 1066. The church of SS Simon and Jude > LinkExternal link is situated on Elm Hill and dates mainly from the 15th century. Its tower partially collapsed in 1911 and was never rebuilt. The church was well cared for until the late 1800s, when it fell into disrepair and was eventually declared redundant in 1892. First used as a Sunday School it became derelict and was saved from demolition by the Norwich Society. The building - now home to a ballet school > LinkExternal link - still contains two important monuments > LinkExternal link - LinkExternal link to members of the Pettus family that can be seen to either side of the blocked chancel arch.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 July, 2010
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Church (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 232 088 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:37.8811N 1:17.8872E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 233 088
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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