2011

NZ3528 : St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield

taken 13 years ago, near to Sedgefield, County Durham, England

St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield
St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield
St Edmund's Church was built in the C13th century and overlooks the town centre. It may be on the site of an earlier wooden church from the C10th. The tower was built in the C15th as a gift by Robert Rhodes, a wealthy local merchant NZ3528 : Tower, St Edmund's Church
Internally, it has an impressive font NZ3528 : Font in St Edmund's church, memorial brasses, and impressive C17th wood carvings by Robert Barker NZ3528 : Woodwork in St Edmund's church
St. Edmund's Church, Front Street, Sedgefield LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
Sedgefield Heritage Trail

On a good day, the town looks very pretty and has much of interest. A good place to start is the Heritage Trail which is available on the web LinkExternal link and as a leaflet available locally (try the Council Offices off the High Street near Hope Inn).


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Geographical Context: Lowlands Religious sites City, Town centre other tags: Church Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · St Edmund's Church [19] · Sedgefield War Memorial [6] · Church Tower [5] Title Clusters: · St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield [4] ·
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NZ3528, 120 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Andrew Curtis   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 7 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 October, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3567 2882 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.1934N 1:26.9203W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3564 2879
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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