TF7043 : St Mary's church

taken 11 years ago, near to Holme Next The Sea, Norfolk, Great Britain

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St Mary's church
St Mary's church
The impressive tower of St Mary's church > Link is attached to the rest of the building by a walkway > Link - due to its state of disrepair the original church was destroyed and a new nave and chancel almost completely rebuilt during the 18th century. The roof line of the former south aisle and the end of the aisle wall are visible on the east wall of the tower > Link. Both font > Link and pulpit > Link are Victorian; the west window depicts Faith, Charity and Hope > Link. Older survivals are the monument to Richard Stone and his wife, d. 1607 at the age of 87 - the plaque mounted on the wall below states in Latin and in English that they were married for 64 years and 3 months, had 7 sons and 6 daughters and 72 grandchildren > Link - Link. A wall-mounted brass to Henry Nottingham and his wife which dates from 1413 > Link. Originally their tomb was located in a chapel at the east end of a south aisle but since this aisle is now demolished their grave is now in the churchyard; its exact position is not known. The church is open every day. For more information see: LinkExternal link
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TF7043, 58 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 5 June, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 6 June, 2008
Category
Church   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 707 434 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.6586N 0:32.4081E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 707 433
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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