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St James" Church, Wigmore, Herefordshire.

R. Shoesmith

St James" Church, Wigmore, Herefordshire.

by R. Shoesmith

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Published by City of Hereford Archaeology Unit in Hereford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHereford Archaeology Series -- 299
ContributionsCity of Hereford Archaeology Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22305577M

  WIGMORE, a parish in the hundred of WIGMORE, county of HEREFORD, 10 miles (N.W. by N.) from Leominster, containing, with the township of Limebrook, inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £8, endowed with £ royal bounty, and in the patronage of the. buildings and other clues to Wigmore’s long heritage. ’ Church occupies a prominent position and the current church dates back to the 11th century when it was founded as a collegiate church by the powerful Mortimer family and was built on top of a much earlier Saxon building. The knave is early Norman with the original 11th.

WIGMORE CP CHURCH STREET (west end of) SO - Churchyard cross about 8/65 7 yards south-east of the Church of St James GV II Churchyard cross. C14, restored mid-C Ashlar. Square three-stepped C19 plinth. Cross base is C14, square with upper edge chamfered to form octagon. St. James Catholic Church. 1, likes 99 talking about this 2, were here. St. James Catholic Church is a faith community where all are welcome, ministry is shared, and love is faithfully.

Wigmore, a village and a parish in Herefordshire. The village stands 5 miles SE of Bucknell station on the L. &N.W.R., and 9 NW of Leominster. It is a seat of petty sessions, and has a post office under Kingsland (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Leintwardine. Wigmore Abbey was an Augustinian abbey with a grange, from to , situated about a mile (2 km) north of the village of Wigmore, Herefordshire, England: grid reference SO Only ruins of the abbey now remain and on Historic England's Heritage at .


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St James" Church, Wigmore, Herefordshire by R. Shoesmith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Edit this Church Church of Wigmore: St James Services and events News and notices About us Find us Castle Street Wigmore Hereford, Ludlow, Leintwardine. Leominster. Get in touch () Facilities More information. St.

James has other features which are of interest: a surviving church cross with a niche within the steps. churchyard cross This kind of niche is commonly found in church crosses in Herefordshire; Mr Tonkin noted that it was often used in pre-Reformation times in the same way that an Easter Sepulchre would have been used.

Books and journals Inventory of Herefordshire III North West, (), Church of St James Wigmore Guidebook Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Herefordshire, (), Legal This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Wigmore church was founded by the Mortimer family who had founded St James as a collegiate church. The church and cemetery is located close to the ruins of Wigmore Castle.

The church is built on the site of an earlier Saxon building. Herringbone masonry is visible on the outside of the north wall dated around Location: Wigmore, Herefordshire Unitary.

James’ Church Wigmore Re-development Closure of the Wigmore Church Re-development Project In June it was announced that the project to transform Wigmore church into a multi-functional community centre had come to an end due to lack of support from various bodies with a vested interest and direct obstruction from some.

Wigmore (Herefordshire) St James; St James Office Address: The Rectory Watling Street Leintwardine Craven Arms SY7 0LL Office Telephone: GDPR compliant, online church address book system.

Manage information centrally and let your church members update their own information in seconds. For those not online it’s Herefordshire. book to print copies too. Our website works best with the latest version of the browsers below, unfortunately your browser is not an old browser means that some parts of our website might not work correctly.

Church of St James is a Grade I listed building in Wigmore, Leominster, County of Herefordshire, 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.

Full name Wigmore: St James Deanery Leominster Related. Other churches in Leominster: Adforton: St Andrew, SY70; Aymestrey: St John The Baptist & St Alkmund, HR6 9SU. Wigmore Church, dedicated to St James, is also a landmark in the village and surrounding areas, as it stands on the pinnacle of a hill overlooking the village.

It was built as a collegiate church in the 11th century by the Mortimer family and lies on the site of an earlier Saxon building. St James’ Church is a Grade I Listed church that lies in an elevated hillside position to the north-west of the village of Wigmore, within the Wigmore Conservation Area.

To its south lies. Wigmore Group Neighbourhood Development Plan 10 described in Pevsner’s Buildings of England: Herefordshire and the writings of respected local historian, J W Tonkin. Founded as a collegiate church by the powerful Mortimer family, the church lies on the site of an.

The abbey church, like the church at Wigmore, was dedicated to St. James. As they were the principal patrons of the abbey, many members of the Mortimer family were buried there, among them five Earls of March.

The abbey continued to flourish until the period of the dissolution of the monasteries inwhen it was destroyed. Phil Rickman at St James', Wigmore 1/09/ Bestselling author Phil Rickman is making a special appearance at St James' Church, Wigmore, on Saturday 12th September at 3 pm.

Come and hear Phil talk about Merrily Watkins - detective and Reverend of Deliverance - the televisation of Midwinter of the Spirit, and his Dr Dee novels!A selection of Phil's books will be on sale for signing. Wigmore Castle is a ruined castle about 1 km from the village of Wigmore in the northwest region of Herefordshire, England.

Wigmore Castle is situated feet northwest of Church of St James. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA Wigmore, St James Church St James is a Grade I listed building, located beside Wigmore Castle in this attractive north Herefordshire village.

The church is built on the site of an earlier Saxon building. One unusual feature is a piscina located high on the wall. Nederlands: Wigmore is een dorp en Civil parish in het noordwesten van Herefordshire, ligt op ongeveer 8 mijl ten westen van Ludlow (Welsh Marches).Anno telt het dorp inwoners.

Aan de rand van het dorp bevindt zich een kasteel dat in het bezit was van de e. International harpist at Huntington Church; Church Crawl 20th May ; HHCT meeting and tea: May 2nd ; Latest Copy of our Magazine: The Lychgate; An enjoyable end to the second season of Music in Quiet Places; The Clothworkers Consort comes to Herefordshire; Another splendid concert in a Herefordshire church; Fabulous Concert at St.

James. About Us. James stands above the village and, with the ruined castle, dominates the village and surroundings of Wigmore. Initially founded as a collegiate church by the powerful Mortimer family in the 12th Century, St James lies on the site of an earlier Saxon building.

James, Wigmore Location: Wigmore Dedication: St James Grid Ref: SO Postcode: HR6 9UF. (Opens in Google Maps) Listing: I (Details of listing).

St. James. Wigmore was founded as a collegiate church by the powerful Mortimer family. It lies on the site of an earlier Saxon building. The building has a very early Norman nave. Herringbone masonry is visible on the outside of the north wall. The church stands above the village, and with the ruined castle, dominates the village and surroundings of Wigmore.St James Church, Wigmore, has created the Wigmore Centrewith many resources for discovering the history of the village, castle and church.

There is also a place called Wigmore in Kent, (map) which was not developed until the early part of 20th century when smallholders settled. Before that, this was land surrounded by woodland.To view or book please contact Rachel on or email [email protected] Alternatively, you can get in touch by messaging our Facebook Community page: Wigmore Village Hall.

Mobile Post Office. Located beside the Wigmore Community Shop, attendance is.