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Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark (Bearpark)

Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark - entrance door along path - direct view 2017
Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark - entrance door along path - direct view 2017

Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark- entrance door along path, oblique view 2017
Church of St. Edmund, Bearpark- entrance door along path, oblique view 2017

The Church of St Edmund is the parish church of Bearpark. It was built 1877-9. It is made from hard red brick and has a tower.

Memorials: Stained glass east window is a war memorial bearing a dedication to the fallen of the two World Wars; an oak plaque in three panels dedicated to commemoration of the First World War and WW2; a silver plaque (family dedication) to a WW1 soldier.

There are also a number of other memorials in the church dedicated to the memory of fallen soldiers in the World Wars. (1-2)

This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:D34745
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1120718



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Bearpark


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