SK9446 : Church of St Nicholas - the nave from the choir

taken 2 months ago, near to Normanton-on-Cliffe, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Church of St Nicholas - the nave from the choir
Church of St Nicholas - the nave from the choir
St Nicholas church, Normanton
Dating from the 11th century onwards.
It has clerestoried nave, north and south aisles with 2 bay arcades, west tower and north vestry. The clerestories have embattled parapets with gargoyles.
The south arcade dates from 12th C. the chancel arch and north arcade from 13th C. The font is 12th C. with circular bowl on a round base.
The chancel has a boarded ceiling with curved beams and was partly rebuilt in 1845 when the Vestry was also added.
To the west of the south porch is a Scratch dial.
The pulpit is 17th C. wooden hexagonal with a tester.
In the chancel is a 19th-century piscina and aumbry.

The church was declared redundant in February 1974
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SK9446, 79 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Religious sites 
Primary Subject of Photo
Church Interior 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 9488 4624 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:0.3048N 0:35.2497W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 9489 4625
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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South Arcade  North Arcade  Nave  Tower Arch  Grade II(star) Listed 

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