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St Mary's Church
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St Mary's Church exterior [postcard, Milton Gazette Series, posted 1920]


FABRIC
Tony Woolrich, The Charnel House and Crypt, 2011
The Spire
The North Elevation
St George's Chapel 1920 (external link)

FEATURES
The Painting
Roof corbels and bosses
The Credence Table
Early English Incised Lias Grave Slabs
The Kingsmill Memorial
The Corporation Pews
The Nave Seating
The Victorian Benches

HISTORIES OF THE CHURCH
Thomas Bruce Dilks, The Church in the Fifteenth Century, 1920
Thomas Bruce Dilks, The Story of Bridgwater Parish Church, 1940
Jonathan Conibere & Frances Pearce The Vicars of Bridgwater, 1980

HISTORICAL SOURCES
Rev W.A. Jones, An Inventory of St Katherine's Aisle, 1858
Royal Manuscripts Commission, An Inventory of St Mary's, October 1447, 1873
Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society, Description of St Mary's Church, 1896
Index of the Papers of William Hayward Brakspear (1818-1898) Architect
Tony Woolrich, St Marys in the Bridgwater Newspapers, 2018
Documents in the Somerset Record Office

THE CHURCHYARD
The Oldmixon Tomb
The Last Burial in the Churchyard, 1866

HISTORICAL IMAGES OF THE CHURCH
Engraving of the Exterior of St Mary's Church, 1791
Images of the Interior 1834 to 1937
Photographs of the 1851 vestry

LINKS
Church Website
Ordnance Survey bench mark (external link)
Victoria County History on St Mary's
Visit by ANDREA ZUVICH

22 January 2013 P. Cattermole. All Content © Bridgwater Heritage Group, unless otherwise stated. All rights reserved, do not reproduce material without permission.

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