Childswickham

 

Anglican:  St Mary


The Norman doorway in the west wall is good evidence of the origins of the church. There is work from several later periods, the tower is 14th century and the spire is 15th century. The nave was rebuilt in 1870. (Diocese of Gloucester)

Childswickham          Childswickham Ext Aug 2010

St Mary's Church, undated postcard.                                                      St Mary's 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)
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:         Grade II* Listed Building:  Listing details here.
                           English Heritage List for England:  Click here.
                           Church Plans Online: Ground plan c1870.

                           Parish Website.   (Winchcombe Team)
                           A Church Near You.
                           Family History Website.

Other nearby churches in Worcestershire are:   Aston Somerville,  Broadway,  Evesham.
Deanery of Tewkesbury and Winchcombe (Diocese of Gloucester) 

 

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