One of the most common problems that arises following a theft of an historical artefact, particularly from churches, is theContinue reading
The Case of the Cowthorpe Brass *Research in progress. Churches have been a target for thieves since time immemorial. On SaturdayContinue reading
Heritage Crime… Little Cawthorpe, Lincolnshire, St. Helen’s Church Constructed in 1859 to replace a medieval church, this is the thirdContinue reading
The rose window high in the west end of the church of Christ the Consoler, Skelton-cum-Newby, dates to the midContinue reading
St. Oswald’s church, Kirk Sandall, South Yorkshire. Now in the care of The Churches Conservation Trust.
The building was surrounded by Pilkington’s Glass works from 1922 to the early 2000s. With the factory abandoned, the area surrounding the church became neglected, until planning for a new housing estate was approved in 2014.
The ‘now’ image dates to 2020 and was supplied by Tim Charlson. The ‘before’ image probably dates to the first decade of 1900s.Continue reading
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Before After Image (r) Adrian Powter – @Badger_Beard on Twitter. See Adrian’s other photos of St. John’s Duxford here…Continue reading
Henry Audley’s magnificent monument stands in St. Michael’s Church, Berechurch, a mile or two south of Colchester in Essex. “HisContinue reading
St. Stephen’s tower, Low Elswick, is one of the most overlooked and rarely mentioned buildings in the CCT’s portfolio ofContinue reading