Severn Stoke


Anglican: St Denys

Mainly 14th century, restored in 1890 by Thomas Collins of Tewkesbury. There are fragments of 14th century stained glass in the south transept. Keyholder information available. (2010)

           St Denys’ Church from undated postcard.

severn stoke ext sept 2010          severn stoke int aug 2010

                                                             St Denys’ Church, August 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)
Noake, John. The Rambler in Worcestershire or, Stray Notes on Churches and Congregations.  
             Volume I (1848)
Ransome, Mary. The State of the Bishopric of Worcester, 1782-1808  (1968)
Transactions of Worcestershire Archaeological Society, New Series Vol XII (1935)
Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service, The Hive Worcester, Parish Papers:

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

Websites:    British History Online:  Entry for Severn Stoke.
                     Grade II* Listed Building:  Listing Details Here.
                     English Heritage List for England: Please Click Here.
                     Church Plans Online: Ground plan of 1981.
                     Parish Website.    (Kempsey, Severn Stoke and Croome)
                     A Church Near You.
                     Family History Website.

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