NZ2237 : Brancepeth Church

taken 16 years ago, near to Brancepeth, County Durham, Great Britain

Brancepeth Church
Brancepeth Church
St.Brandon's, Brancepeth.

Tower is 12thC. The nave and transepts 13th-14thC. The chancel roof is 17thC, and the whole church was tastefully remodelled in the 19thC.
Inside there are monuments to: Robert Neville - 1319; Ralph Neville, 2nd Earl of Westmorland - 1484; Ralph Neville, 3rd Earl - 1523.
Brasses to: Sir Thomas Claxton - 1403; Richard Drax (monk) - 1456.

The church is down a lane that says private, but is not!
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NZ2237, 38 images   (more nearby search)
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March 2005   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 30 December, 2006
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Church   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 225 378 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:44.0807N 1:39.1258W
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