Eckington

 

Anglican: Holy Trinity

A limestone church with a Norman nave and a 12th century west doorway, pictured below. There is work from several later periods including the 14th century chancel. The church was restored and a north aisle added in the 19th century.
This church is usually locked.  Contact church wardens. Details on Village Contacts page of village website below.
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                                    Holy Trinity Church from old postcards, c1920.

Eckington Ext May 2008          Eckington June 2014

Holy Trinity Church, May 2008.                                                         Holy Trinity Church, June 2014.

For other recent (2014) pictures Please Click Here.   (www.flickr.com/tudorbarlow)
 

References and some other sources:

Bridges, Tim:  Churches of Worcestershire,  2005.
Brooks, Alan and Nikolaus Pevsner, Buildings of England, Worcestershire,  2007.

n.b Full details of these books are on the Bibliography and Sources Page.

Websites:       British History Online:  Entry for Eckington.
                        Grade II* Listed Building:  Listing Details Here.
                        English Heritage List for England:  Please Click Here.
                        Parish Website. (Bredon Hill Group of Parishes. Click on Eckington link.)
                        A Church Near You.
                        Family History Website.
                        Eckington Village Website.

For nearby churches please see:  Besford,  Birlingham,  Defford,  Pershore Deanery

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