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St Nicholas's Church, South Ockendon

 

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CHURCH DETAILS


Visit Date: 09/01/2004

Locking Status: Locked - no keyholder details

Build Date: Late Norman N Doorway, C13 Tower

Restoration: 1866


 

EXTERNAL IMAGES


St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church - The church from the southeast. Note the presence of a purpose built rood-stair turret. This is also of C13.

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church - The top stage of the tower was rebuilt during the 1866 restoration. The lower stage is the original C13 construction.

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church - The two most striking features of this church are surely:		the round tower - one of only six in Essex		the cladding of 1866, in East Anglian black knapped flint.

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church - The perpendicular N chancel chapel is C13, as is the round tower.

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church - Somebody's watching ... !

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St Nicholas, South Ockendon Church

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