The rose window at Christ the Consoler, Skelton-cum-Newby, dates to the mid 1870s and was made by Saunders & Co.Continue 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
James Pigott Pritchett, Architect (b. 14th October 1789, d. 23rd January 1868) James Pigott Pritchett was responsible for the entireContinue reading
St. Stephen’s tower, Low Elswick, is one of the most overlooked and rarely mentioned buildings in the CCT’s portfolio ofContinue reading
The parish church dedicated to St. Werburgh has ancient origins. St. Werburgh is likely to have visited Hoo and itContinue reading
St. Mary’s church, Chickney, Essex, was struck by lightning in 1902 and £329 was raised to be spent on repairsContinue reading
Early in 2014 my attention was drawn to the sale of an inscribed brass ‘memorial plaque’ being sold in BelfastContinue reading