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All Saints Round Tower Church, Horsey, Norfolk (23)

Last year 2016, in January we visited several round tower churches on one day.  I have only post three of the churches, and as the weather here, on the east coast of the UK is not very nice, I have a nice little cache of churches to use up.   319 more words


Epitaph Exploring in East Anglia! The Great Churchyard in Bury St Edmunds

This fulsome eptaph is dedeicated to the unfortunate Mary Haselton who, in 1785, was struck by lightning while saying her prayers. There was virtually nothing about her online but I may contact the town’s Local Studies department. 1,823 more words

Cemetery Excursions

St Lawrence Church, South Cove, Suffolk

We have been away for a few days, down on the south coast and London, hence the lack of posts, not enough time.  But back to normal, or as normal as it gets, to carry on with a few more churches from the archives.   277 more words


No such thing as bad weather?

Read the magazines or photo books and they all say that there’s no such thing as bad weather. Yes, everyone loves a sunny day or better still the golden hour at sunrise and sunset but, they say, even if the sun is not shining there are plenty of photo opportunities. 158 more words

St Mary Church, Henstead, Suffolk

One that got a away in 2016, St Mary in Henstead, Suffolk.  Unfortunately on the day that we passed this beautiful Norman Church, we just didn’t have the time to visit.   44 more words


The Brothers Chow

Eight years after Elizabeth Richardson searched the Filey shore for her husband’s body, the family CHOW sought two of their own – brothers, Francis and James. 244 more words