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short guide to the Abbey Church of Pershore

Peter Clement Moore

short guide to the Abbey Church of Pershore

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Published by British Publishing Co. in Gloucester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holy Cross Church (Pershore, England),
  • Benedictine Abbey of St. Mary, St. Peter and St. Paul (Pershore, England),
  • Pershore (England) -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby P. C. Moore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA5471.P45 M6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20839541M

    The church is open daily (or earlier in winter). There is a large car park across the road. The small church to the east of the abbey is St Andrew’s, the original parish church, which is now used as a community centre by the church. >. Abbey Church of Holy Cross with Saint Edburgha is a Grade I listed building in Pershore, Worcestershire, 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. The remaining fragments of the Church of Pershore Abbey exhibit examples.I each period of media-val architecture, from Karly Norman down to the latest dexclopmcnt ol iiothu-: and while this i* not a remarkable occurrence in itself, for very many less extensive Churches do so also, yet in this instance it has exception on account of the. Media in category "Pershore Abbey" The following 48 files are in this category, out of 48 total. Abbey Church of Holy Cross with St Edburgha (10).jpg 4, × 3,; MBHeritage designation: Grade I listed building.


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short guide to the Abbey Church of Pershore by Peter Clement Moore Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Short Guide to the Abbey Church of Pershore [Moore (P.C)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Moore (P.C). Pershore Abbey church was partly demolished after the reformation when it was surrendered to the King's Commissioners in ; only the tower, choir, and south transept remain.

The abbey church remained in use as a parish the north transept collapsed ina wall was built in its place. Further alterations were carried out, including a restoration by George Gilbert Churchmanship: Broad Church. The Abbey is the Church of England parish church for the market town of Pershore and one of the finest examples of Norman and Early English architecture in the country.

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A short guide to the abbey church of Pershore ; British Publishing, Pevsner, Nikolaus, Worcestershire. Harmondsworth, Penguin, LC Call Number: NAW92 P5 Styles, Robert Poole.

The history and antiquities of the abbey church of Pershore: including an architectural description of the church. Pershore is the self-proclaimed "capital of the plum", a tribute to the tradition of plum orchards in the area.

The town grew up around the abbey founded here in by St Oswald, and it is the abbey church that is the feature of greatest interest for most on: Pershore,#N#Worcestershire,#N# England.

Pershore is a market town, partly in the parish of St. Andrew and partly in that of Holy Cross, in the upper division of Pershore hundred; miles N.W. by W. from London, 9 S.E. from Worcester, 10 N. by E. from Tewkesbury. The town is seated on the western bank of the Avon, here navigable, and which is crossed by a bridge on the south.

The name of the place has. Abbey, group of buildings housing a monastery or convent, centred on an abbey church or cathedral, and under the direction of an abbot or abbess. In this sense, an abbey consists of a complex of buildings serving the needs of a self-contained religious community.

The term abbey is also used loosely to refer to priories, smaller monasteries. Pershore Abbey: an illustrated guide Published Nd. Author Campling, Christopher R Source D: E McDougall.

Society of Genealogists A short hand-book of the abbey church of Pershore & the church of St. Andrew Published Author Lawson, F R Edition Reprint of vol. Source D: Ardingly College. Society of Genealogists. Pershore Abbey, at Pershore in Worcestershire, was an Anglo-Saxon abbey and is now an Anglican parish church, the Church of the Holy Cross.

Coughton Court Its most remarkable feature is the great gatehouse, built in the first half of the 16th century for Sir George Throckmorton, whose family held the estate from The Abbey Church of Waltham Holy Cross and St Lawrence is the parish church of the town of Waltham Abbey, Essex, has been a place of worship since the 7th century.

The present building dates mainly from the early 12th century and is an example of Norman the east of the existing church are traces of an enormous eastward Country: England, United Kingdom. Library The Association holds a collection of published books and unpublished documents and records in private homes.

The Book Collection comprises published books on ringing in general whilst the Archive Collection consists of the Peal Books and many other documents relating to Surrey bells and ringers (plus historical records of the workings of the Association).

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The Abbot of Westminster built a church for the tenants of his Pershore lands. The Abbot of Westminster was given a Charter that enabled him to develop a borough with all the benefits that would bring him.

The Abbot of Westminster was Lord of the Manor of many of the estates that Pershore Abbey once owned. Pershore Abbey, at Pershore in Worcestershire, was an Anglo-Saxon abbey and is now an Anglican parish church, the Church of the Holy Cross. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Pershore Abbey by using our Pershore trip planner.

Source Location: Church Street, Pershore WR10 1DT England. Details. SO ; /5/93 PERSHORE, CHURCH WALK (west side) Abbey Church of Holy Cross with St Edburgha (Formerly Listed as: Abbey Church of Holy Cross).

Pershore Abbey owned the west end of the town, including the High Street, Westminster the eastern end, including Bridge Street.

The division was made straight down the centre of Broad Street. The manor house for the Abbey may have been a house on the river side of the High Street where below the current beautician's shop, lie arched rooms and.

Anglican: Abbey Church of the Holy Cross and St Edburga. The building of Pershore Abbey started under the Benedictines in the late 11th century, only the south transept and tower piers remain from the original church.

There were additions during the following centuries until the dissolution of The Abbey, which ow acres (93 km 2) in the twenty parishes that constituted Malmesbury Hundred, was closed at the Dissolution of the Monasteries in by Henry VIII and was sold, with all its lands, to William Stumpe, a rich returned the abbey church to the town for continuing use as a parish church, and filled the abbey buildings with twenty Affiliation: Church of England.

Parish church The remaining part of the nave, currently used as the parish church. The Abbey, which ow acres (93 km 2) in the twenty parishes that constituted Malmesbury Hundred, was closed at the Dissolution of the Monasteries in by Henry VIII and was sold, with all its lands, to William Stumpe, a rich returned the abbey church to the town.

Pershore Abbey, Pershore Picture: Pershore Abbey - Check out Tripadvisor members' 1, candid photos and videos of Pershore Abbey. Pershore Abbey, Pershore, Worcestershire. likes. Pershore Abbey, at Pershore in Worcestershire, was an Anglo-Saxon abbey and is now an Anglican /5().

John Ash and the Pershore Church: Additional Notes THE realization that John Ash (), lexicographer and minister of the Baptist church at Pershore, Worcestershire, was a direct ancestor of an old friend of mine took me recently to Pershore, where the present minister, Rev.

Trout, kindly showed me the. Response from PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey Responded 5 Jan Dear vin b, thank you so much for your lovely review - the Abbey always looks particularly beautiful at Christmas time and we look forward to welcoming all of our visitors and congregation at this very special time of year/5().

Pershore Abbey (Abbey Church of the Holy Cross):: Shared Description. Grade I listed The existing Abbey is the remains of a larger building, and it is believed there was church here as long ago as A.D. In the south quire aisle floor there is an exposed area of foundation of the Saxon church.

There are 62 holiday cottages near Pershore Abbey in Pershore. If you can't find a cottage which suits your requirements, have a look at some of the holiday lodges near Pershore Abbey available.

Or why not try the cottage search page, which allows you to find a cottage near specific towns and attractions. Her relics were eventually enshrined in the south transept of the post-Conquest Abbey church at Pershore, where they became a popular place of pilgrimage throughout the Middle Ages.

Infire destroyed the early Saxon building and a new structure took eighteen years to complete. Restaurants near Pershore Abbey, Pershore on Tripadvisor: Find traveller reviews and candid photos of dining near Pershore Abbey in Pershore, United Kingdom.

Compare every available hotel deal and Airbnb near Pershore Abbey, so book today to secure the best price. Pershore Abbey, Church Street, Pershore, WR10 Location: Pershore Abbey, Church Street, WR10 1DT. Whilst visiting it is worth taking a short walk in the abbey park, here the stump of a tree has been carved, it is truly a work of art which was completed by the sculptor Tom Harvey.

Pershore was once two parishes, The Holy Cross and St. Andrew’s the parishes only being divided by the width of a road, now day’s the parishes have been. Similar places. Church of St Faith Church Row, Overbury.

Oat Street Chapel Oat Street, Evesham. St John the Baptist Church Church Walk, Crowle. St Peter's Baptist Church. Pershore Abbey: Lovely Abbey in super setting - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Pershore, UK, at Tripadvisor.5/5.

Number of casualties listed: Links; Contact Us; About Us; Copyright © Remember The Fallen Designed an Developed by Field of Vision. Buy The Book of Pershore First by Barrett, Philip (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Philip Barrett. Welcome to Pershore Baptist Church. Pershore Baptist Church is an open, friendly and growing community of people of various ages and many backgrounds drawn from the historic market town and its surrounding villages and based out of an building in.

Outside views of Pershore Abbey, Tewkesbury Abbey and Evesham Bell Tower. Once an Anglo-Saxon Abbey, Pershore Abbey in the town of Pershore, Worcestershire, UK today is an Anglican Parish Church.

Good Park around the Abbey right in the centre of Pershore. There is a pay & display car park but equally free on street parking around the park. A descent play park is made better by the splash area which in fine weather is great for kids/5.

Devon Call-Change Bellringers On Tour: Pershore Abbey, December Footage shows a short clip of rising the 8-bells in peal, various call-change touches and concludes with a short clip showing. THE ABBEY OF PERSHORE. The abbey of Pershore is stated by William of Malmesbury to have been founded by Egelward, duke of Dorset, in the reign of King Edgar, but this is generally accepted as the date of the re-constitution of a house already in existence and the introduction of Benedictine monks.

Leland describes the monastery as originally founded about the year. The site was known as Pershore Abbey and was founded about and refounded into the Benedictine order in The first abbot was appointed in and the abbey was dissolved in Parts of the abbey church and further abbey features survive in listed buildings to the north-east of the monument, but are not currently included in the.

PERSHORE PEOPLE - Janet Daniels & Marion Freeman, published privately This book describes the lives of some of the Pershore’s past, many of whom were just ordinary folk. From the Perrott family to the cholera victims the authors have tried to bring to life the stories behind certain individuals who have become part of the history of Pershore.

Upcoming events, tickets, information, and maps for Pershore Abbey in Pershore from Entscom, the UK's biggest entertainment website. Strangers seek refuge at the abbey as floodwaters rise, a body falls, and a relic vanishes—in this “top drawer” mystery featuring the twelfth-century monk (Chicago Sun-Times)In the chill, rainy autumn oftwo groups of visitors seek the hospitality of the Abbey of St.

Peter and St. Paul, and Brother Cadfael fears trouble has come in with them/5(14).The first Baptist Meeting House in Pershore was established in Broad Street in The church of today was built of brick by S W Daukes in / The church website has a useful History Section.

References and some further sources: Brooks, Alan, and Nikolaus Pevsner. Buildings of England: Worcestershire ().