Upper Arley


Anglican: St Peter

Red sandstone in a prominent position overlooking the Severn Valley.   Mostly early 14th century, restored in 1885/6.

Arley_St_Peter Upper Arley. November 2010

St Peter, Upper Arley. c1904.                                          St Peter, Upper Arley. November 2010.

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References and some further sources
Aiken, John. Census of Religious Worship, 1851: The Returns for Worcestershire.
Bridges, Tim. Churches of Worcestershire (2005)
Brooks, Alan, and Nikolaus Pevsner. Buildings of England: Worcestershire  (2007)
Morgan, Paul. Inspections of churches and parsonage houses in the Diocese of Worcester in 1674, 1676, 1684, and 1687 (1986)
Ransome, Mary. The State of the Bishopric of Worcester, 1782-1808  (1968)

n.b. Full details of these books are on bibliography and sources page

 Websites:        British History Online:   www.british-history.ac.uk
                          Grade II* Listed Building.   www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk
                          Historic Englandv list for England: click here
                          Parish Website.
                          A Church Near You
                          Family History Website

Nearby churches in this area and benefice are:  Cookley,  Franche,  Kidderminster,  Trimpley,  Wolverley.

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