Shillingstone (Holy Rood)

Shillingstone Church

Holy Rood Church, Shillingstone (2013)

15th century west tower, the rest either Norman or 19th century (north arcade and north aisle by F. W. Hunt, 1888; roof decoration by G. F. Bodley, 1902-3). There is also a Norman font of Purbeck marble, a 17th century pulpit and an early inscribed stone monument (coffin lid) known as the Shillingstone Slab.


Shillingstone Church

A view of Child Okeford and Shillingstone from the slopes of Okeford Down (between Turnworth and Okeford Fitzpaine)


6, 15-2-9 in E.

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Last updated: 8 April 2013.