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St. Stephen's Church, Willington (Willington)

Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009
Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009

Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009
Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009

Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009
Church of St Stephen © DCC 26.10.2009

This is the church for the village of Willington. It was built in 1857 and enlarged between 1869 and 1873. The tower is, however, possibly of medieval date. (4-5)

Known to contain at a number of features dedicated as war memorials, including some that have been moved here from other locations (2-3).

Reference number:D37480
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
20th Century (1901 to 2000)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1279374

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Willington


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