TM0698 : St Peter's church

taken 11 years ago, near to Morley st Botolph, Norfolk, Great Britain

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St Peter's church
St Peter's church
According to tradition the church of St Peter was founded around the year 960. The church is situated in a bend of the same ancient road that also passes through Wicklewood and might have been used by pilgrims to the Old Saxon cathedral at North Elmham or to the Walsingham shrine. At some time in the past the tower, now topped with a pyramidal roof > LinkExternal link has lost its upper stage. The church interior was extensively restored during Victorian times > LinkExternal link and > LinkExternal link but the font > LinkExternal link is 16th century. The modern east window, commemorating the coronation of George VI and Elizabeth II, is by A.L. Wilkinson > LinkExternal link. St Peter's church houses several memorials to the Graver-Brownes who built Morley Hall > LinkExternal link. The church is kept locked.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 22 April, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 063 986 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.7720N 1:2.5450E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 064 985
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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