Dudley St Augustine of Hippo


St Augustine of Hippo, Holly Hall

St Augustine’s was built in 1884 to serve the developing Holly Hall and Woodside areas to the west of the town centre. The architect, H. Drinkwater of Oxford, designed a red brick building with a central bellcote. A planned large tower in the south west corner was never built. There are several stained glass windows by the Camms of Smethwick. 

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                                                        St Augustine’s Church, August 2016

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Bridges, Tim.  The Churches of the Black Country. (Logaston Press, 2008)
Pevsner, Nikolaus. The Buildings of England: Staffordshire, 1974.

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                            Church Plans Online (1)    Ground Plan 1881
                            Church Plans Online (2)    Proposed west end with tower.

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