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Windows, St Peter's Collegiate & Parish Church, Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes
N 53° 06.922 W 003° 18.646
30U E 479199 N 5885149
Quick Description: A range of Windows, St Peter's Collegiate & Parish Church, St. Peter's Square, Ruthin
Location: North Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/22/2019 5:50:13 AM
Waymark Code: WM10KFN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
From the (visit link) website:-
"Collegiate parish church founded in 1310 by John de Grey, Marcher Lord of Ruthin. A community of Augustinian Bonhommes was based here, until the dissolution of the lesser monasteries in 1536. Originally the church consisted of a nave, chancel and crossing tower, the domestic accommodation to the N. In the later C14, a S aisle was constructed, resulting in the typical Denbighshire twin-nave plan. Fine panelled roofs, that to N chamber dated by its heraldic carvings to 1485-1508, that to S chamber probably C16. The chancel was destroyed in 1663. Some time later, the nave became the aisle, and a new nave and chancel were established in the former S aisle. C18 work included the reconstruction of the W walls on a slightly different alignment, and part of the E side of the tower. A vestry was added to the E, on the site of the original chancel, in 1824, but was demolished in 1859. Major restorations were undertaken in 1854-9 by R K Penson, including the addition of a spire to the tower, a S porch, insertion of new windows in late Geometrical style, and new dressings. Inside, the chancel was refurbished and the box pews and galleries removed."
Type of building where window is located: Church

St Pter's Square
Ruthin, Denbighshire Wales

Admission Charge: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Days of Operation: every day

Hours of Operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

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