TQ6653 : St Lawrence Church, Mereworth

taken 4 years ago, near to Mereworth, Kent, Great Britain

St Lawrence Church, Mereworth
St Lawrence Church, Mereworth
St Lawrence Church in Mereworth was rebuilt by the Earl of Westmorland in 1744-6. It is described by Pevsner as "the outstanding 18th century church in the county, in scale and ambition and in architectural interest. It is a thousand pities that the architect's name is unknown." He describes how the steeple was copied almost directly from St Martin-in-the-Fields, over a church after the manner of St Paul's, Covent Garden, and with the west porch close in design to St Paul's, Deptford.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Marathon 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
TQ6653, 105 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 31 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6600 5374 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.5194N 0:22.6585E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 6598 5371
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
18th Century Church  Church of England  Churchyard 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 8 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register