TQ3280 : Church of St Mary Abchurch

taken 5 years ago, near to City of London, Great Britain

Church of St Mary Abchurch
Church of St Mary Abchurch
Church of St Mary Abchurch

St Mary Abchurch is a Church of England church off Cannon Street in the City of London. Dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, it is first mentioned in 1198-9. The medieval church was destroyed in the Great Fire of London in 1666, and replaced by the present building, built by Wren.
Grade I listed. LinkExternal link
Wikipedia: LinkExternal link

Grade I & A listed buildings and structures

Grade I listed buildings and structures are of exceptional importance and even internationally important. There are over 6000 in the country. Only 2.5% of listed buildings are Grade I listed.
In Scotland the classification is A
Index: LinkExternal link

Wren's London Churches

Sir Christopher Wren was Commissioned with rebuilding a number of the Churches destroyed in the City of London, by the Great Fire of London. His office rebuilt 51 churches, not all survive.
See LinkExternal link for a list of churches.
Google map of their location: LinkExternal link

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TQ3280, 5912 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 October, 2014   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 10 December, 2014
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Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3275 8092 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.6972N 0:5.3046W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3274 8090
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