Belbroughton

 

Anglican: Holy Trinity


A sandstone church of Norman origin. The south side including the tower and spire is mainly 14th century. The church was much restored and a new north nave and chancel added by Bodley and Garner in 1895. 
Holy Trinity is usually locked. Contact Parish Office (See A Church Near You below).

                                                                 Belbroughton Ext

                                                                                Holy Trinity Church from undated postcard.

  Belbroughton Ext Aug 2009          Belbroughton Int Sept 2014

                 Holy Trinity Exterior, August 2009.                                       Holy Trinity Interior, September 2014.          

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Websites:        British History Online:   www.british-history.ac.uk

                          Grade II* Listed Building:  Listing Details Here
                          English Heritage list for England: click here
                          Church Plans Online:  Ground plans etc for 1826/27
                                 
                          A Church Near You
                          Family History Website 

 

Bell Hall Chapel


A simple Norman chapel in the grounds of Bell Hall, which has been used as a barn.
Please be aware that the chapel is private property. 

Bell_Hall_Chapel          Bell Hall Chapel Jan 2014

Bell Hall Chapel,  c1915.                                                                           Bell Hall Chapel,  January 2014.

Websites:          Grade II* Listed Building:  Listing Details Here.
                           English Heritage list for England:  click here

 

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 II:  (1851)
Ransome, Mary. The State of the Bishopric of Worcester, 1782-1808  (1968)
Stanton, George K.. Rambles and researches among Worcestershire churches: with historical notes relating to the several parishes  Volume I: (1884)

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

 Other nearby churches are:  Bromsgrove,  Clent,  Fairfield,  Hagley.

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