St Mary, Beaminster

Explorer map 117
Grid reference ST 479 012

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general_interior view modern screen altar east window stairs to rood loft memorial to george strode (died 1753) & his wife catherine by peter scheemakers in 1753 memorial to thomas strode died 1698 window early 17th century pulpit 12th or 13th century font war memorial

Bibliography: John Newman & Nikolaus Pevsner - The Buildings of England - Dorset, 1972 pp 84-89
Jo Draper - Dorset The Complete Guide, 1996 page 30
Simon Jenkins - England's Thousand Best Churches, 2000 page 146

No. of Bells: 10. Tenor 22cwt-1qtr-27lbs

Beaminster links:
Beaminster town
Beaminster Festival
St Mary's Preservation Appeal
Beaminster Singers
Beaminster Museum

© Peter D Walker