TQ3877 : St Alfege Church, Greenwich

taken 10 years ago, near to Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

St Alfege Church, Greenwich
St Alfege Church, Greenwich
A Grade A (1) listed building, the parish church of Greenwich. A church has stood here since the 11th century on the traditional site of the martyrdom of St Alfege on 13 April 1012. King Henry VIII was baptised here and Thomas Tallis is buried in the church. The present church, the third on the site, was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor, pupil of Sir Christopher Wren. It was dedicated in 1718.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Sunday, 17 February, 2008
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Date (from Tags)
Architect (from Tags)
Nicholas Hawksmoor 
Person (from Tags)
Thomas Tallis 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 382 776 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.8333N 0:0.6213W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 383 776
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Anglican Church  Grade I Listed 

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