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guide to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire

Edward Gilbert

guide to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire

by Edward Gilbert

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • St. Mary"s Church (Deerhurst, England),
  • Deerhurst (England) -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statementby Edward Gilbert.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p., [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21290111M

    Full text of "The abbey church of Tewkesbury: with some account of the priory church of Deerhurst, Gloucestershire" See other formats. George Butterworth wrote the first edition of his book “Deerhurst. A Parish in the Vale of Gloucester” in , after he had lived and worked in the village for over 30 years. Much of the book concerns the history of the priory church, but he also discusses at some length the other major buildings and important families of the parish.

    St Mary’s Priory Church, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire One of the finest Anglo Saxon churches in the country This timeless old church, surrounded by a few attractive stone houses, is set in the depths of the Gloucestershire countryside by the banks of the River Severn. Belonging: A Book for the Questioning Catholic Today. Vardey Lucinda. () Paraboles Evangeliques, Les Enseignment Didactique. Giloteaux Abbe Paulin. () St Andrew's Church (The Old Parish Church) Hove. Geoffrey E Peachey; Frak Reygate [rev]. () A Guide to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire. Edward Gilbert.

    The priory church of st. mary, deerhurst A Guide to the distinctive history of this remarkable church OPEN TO THE FUTURE RE-ORDERING PROJECT To mark the millennium of the martyrdom of St Alphege, a major project has been carried out to improve the church interior and install new facilities. The St Alphege chapel provides private prayer space. The Saxon Chapel: Dedication Stone: Plan of Saxon Chapel: Dedication Slab of an Altar: Chancel Arch in the Saxon Chapel: Plan of Deerhurst Priory and its Domestic Buildings as now existing: Plan of Tewkesbury Abbey:


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Guide to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire by Edward Gilbert Download PDF EPUB FB2

Deerhurst is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England, about 2 miles (3 km) southwest of village is on the east bank of the River parish includes the village of Apperley and the hamlet of Deerhurst Walton.

The Census recorded the parish's population asthe majority of whom live in Apperley. The place-name is derived from Old English and means District: Tewkesbury. Deerhurst seems to have occupied a position of importance in the territory of the Saxon Hwicce, a subkingdom of Mercia, and it is possible that the church here was the most important in the region.

Excavations around the church have uncovered ruins of the Saxon monastery, including burial remains dating to the 7th century. Odda's Chapel is a great place to break your journey along the Severn Way walk. A short walk away through the picturesque village of Deerhurst is St Mary's Priory Church which contains many elaborate Anglo-Saxon features including Carvings and sculptures.

The priory is still a working church, serving the little village of Deerhurst, a peaceful place beside the River Severn, four miles by road south of Tewkesbury. The village is doubly remarkable in that it contains a second well preserved Saxon religious building just a few hundred feet away - Odda's Chapel, though this is a plain structure.

One of two intriguing Saxon churches in the small village of Deerhurst, Odda's Chapel is a simple two-cell church composed of a nave and chapel. It was in use until the 13th century and then probably stood derelict for some time before being made part of later buildings.

Deerhurst Lecture POSTPONED until Spring ‘The cathedral community at Worcester, Odda of Deerhurst and his contemporaries’ Francesca Tinti.

Saturday September 12th at pm. See ‘Lectures and Events‘ ~~~~~ OLD CHAPEL COURT CONCERTS at the Old Baptist Chapel, Church Street, Tewkesbury. The tiny village of Deerhurst is situated some 6 miles from Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire and can be reached via the A38 and B It was the site of major historic importance at the Priory church of Saint Mary.

Cnut (also known as Canute and as Knut Sweinsson, he was the son of the Danish King Swein Forkbeard who died in ) met with Edmund Ironside (the son of Ethelred the Unready who. Mary (parish church) The church of St.

Mary, formerly belonging to the priory, is an edifice of great antiquity and singular character, dating probably from the 8th century, and originally consisting of a choir (20 by 21 feet) with presbytery and aisles, clerestoried nave of four bays (38 by 21 feet) and a western tower, the entire length being feet: the presbytery, with the exception.

The tiny village of Deerhurst on the banks of the Severn is 4 miles from Tewkesbury. Few places could appear less significant and yet it possesses one of the most important Saxon churches in England dating back to AD and, just to cap it all, the much later Saxon Odda’s Chapel only metres away.

The Church of St Mary is a Grade I listed building in Deerhurst, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.

Wonderful early church with many vestiges of Saxon details This is a huge church – reflecting its importance as a priory church, not just a village parish church. Numerous gems to / TripAdvisor reviews. Deerhurst Saxon Priory - now St.

Mary's Parish Church St. Mary's Deerhurst is unique in that it still retains much of its Anglo-Saxon origins making it an exceptional survival. The founding date is AD, but building work is thought to have begun much earlier. St Mary's Priory Church, Deerhurst, is the Church of England parish church of Deerhurst, Gloucestershire, of the church is was built in the 8th century, when Deerhurst was part of the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of is contemporary with the Carolingian Renaissance on mainland Europe, which may have influenced it.

The church was restored and. The Abbey Church of Tewkesbury, with Some Account of the Priory Church of Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (London, Bell & Sons, ).

Swanton, Michael (ed.), The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle (Routledge, ). Williams, Ann, The World Before Domesday: The English Aristocracy, (London, Continuum, ). From A Guide to the Priory Church Deerhurst, which means the forest of wild animals, is to-day but a small village.

In Saxon days it was an important place, with the chief monastery of Hwicce, a kingdom of the lower Severn, and doubtless many churches. It was the scene of the treaty between Crecanteute (Cnut) and Edmund Ironside, redividing.

Full text of "The Abbey church of Tewkesbury with some account of the priory church of Deerhurst Gloucestershire" See other formats. The following is a list of monastic houses in Gloucestershire, England.

Alien houses are included, as are smaller establishments such as cells and notable monastic granges (particularly those with resident monks), and also camerae of the military orders of monks (Knights Templars and Knights Hospitaller).

Monastic hospitals are included were it had the status or function of an abbey, priory. Prices (including delivery) for Bell's Cathedrals: The Abbey Church of Tewkesbury with Some Account of the Priory Church of Deerhurst Gloucestershire by.

The chapel of St. Kyneburgh at the south gate was given to St. Owen's church after the Conquest and to Llanthony Priory in (fn. 77) A mid 12th-century list of the priory's endowments included 'the chapel of St.

Kyneburgh and the whole of the parish inside and outside the south gate'. The Priory Church of St Mary, Deerhurst. The Priory Church of St Mary, Deerhurst Services and events News and notices About us Find us Deerhurst.

Get in touch Facilities More information Edit this Church A quiet evening service, using the Prayer Book. The canticles are sung, but the rest of the service is said. Deerhurst Holiday Packages; Flights to Deerhurst; Restaurants near Deerhurst; Deerhurst Attractions; Deerhurst Travel Forum; Deerhurst Photos; Deerhurst Map; Deerhurst Guide; All Deerhurst Hotels; All things to do in Deerhurst; Sights & Landmarks in Deerhurst.

Sacred & Religious Sites in Deerhurst; Historic Sites in Deerhurst; Commonly searched / TripAdvisor reviews.As you enter Deerhurst Church you can feel the years of history surrounding you. Worship has been offered in this setting continually for almost years.

There is so much of historical interest in Deerhurst Church, but particular items to look out for include: The Saxon font which stands in the north-west corner of the church.The Abbey Church of Tewkesbury, with Some Account of the Priory Church of Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (London, Bell & Sons, ).

Gilbert, Edward, A Guide to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire (privately printed,revised ).