Benchmark and 1GL bolt, St Helen's - Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 44.833 W 001° 28.031
30U E 603464 N 5845253
Quick Description: Cut benchmark and 1GL bolt, St Helen's church tower, Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/24/2015 6:51:25 AM
Waymark Code: WMN9AY
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member harleydavidsonandy
Views: 1

Long Description:
Cut benchmark and 1GL bolt, St Helen's church tower, Ashby-de-la-Zouch.

"St Helen's Church is the Anglican parish church of Ashby-de-la-Zouch, in the deanery of North West Leicestershire and the Diocese of Leicester. Although there was a church in the town in the eleventh century, the core of the present building mainly dates from work started in 1474, when the church was rebuilt by William Hastings at the same time that he converted his neighbouring manor house into a castle. The church was refurbished in about 1670 to create more space, but the large and increasing size of the congregation led to further work in 1829, and a major rebuild in 1878–80, including the widening of the nave by the addition of two outer aisles."

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