Cut benchmark and bolt, St Andrew - Walberswick, Suffolk
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 18.850 E 001° 39.080
31U E 408064 N 5796838
Quick Description: Cut benchmark and bolt on south west angle of church tower, south east face of buttress.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/9/2014 11:00:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMKXMF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member harleydavidsonandy
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Long Description:
St Andrew's Church, Walberswick is a Grade I listed parish church in the Church of England in Walberswick.

It wasn't unusual for 15th century Suffolk communities to rebuild their churches in the fashionable perpendicular style. That happened here - or, not quite. In most other parishes, the rebuilding of the church happened on the site of the old one, and often incorporated bits of the former fabric. Here, the new church replaced an old one that was more than a mile away.
Approaching from the south east, the grand tower conceals the fact that the walls of the nave and chancel are a curtain, surrounding an open space. Within this is a smaller church.
Visit Instructions:
1. A closeup photo of the monument is required.
2. A 'distant' photo including the monument in the view is recommended.
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