2006

TM0620 : Ruins of St Peter's Church

taken 18 years ago, near to Alresford, Essex, England

Ruins of St Peter's Church
Ruins of St Peter's Church
Many Essex churches are remote from the villages they serve but stand near the house of the lord of the manor who paid for building the church. Perhaps in this case the original manor house has disappeared because this church stands about a kilometre away from Alresford village and from Alresford Hall. The church, built circa 1320 was a remodelling of a 10/11th century church which in turn incorporated tiles from the remains of a Roman villa nearby. It was destroyed by fire in 1971.

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Category: Church (ruined)
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Alresford [15] · Ruined Church of St Peter [10] · Destroyed by fire in 1971 [6] · Hall [2] · Manor [2] ·
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TM0620, 16 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Roger W Haworth   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 16 February, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 064 206 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:50.7498N 0:59.7047E
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Image classification(about): Geograph (First for TM0620) · First in 5 Years (TPoint) (about)
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