SU1526 : St Mary's Church, Odstock

taken 11 years ago, near to Odstock, Wiltshire, Great Britain

St Mary's Church, Odstock
St Mary's Church, Odstock
The church was largely rebuilt in the 1870's in flint and stone, but the interior still has traces of Norman work in one of the chancel windows.
Buried in the churchyard are the remains of an old gypsy called Joshua Scamp who was hanged in Salisbury in April 1801, after being wrongfully found guilty of stealing a horse. His son-in-law had actually committed this capital crime, and the old gypsy preferred to pay the ultimate penalty of being a devoted father rather than see his daughter made a widow.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Maigheach-gheal and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SU1526, 102 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 6 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 February, 2007
Category
Church   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 151 260 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:2.0331N 1:47.1191W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 151 261
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 96 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register