Saints Stained Glass Window's ,All Saints Church, - Wighton,
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
N 52° 55.314 E 000° 53.124
31U E 357841 N 5865675
Quick Description: There are 12 of the Perpendicular windows with a single large Victorian apostle in the middle of the windows in this lovely old church, that is currently undergoing repairs . They feature St Mathias.St Andrew,St Barnabas,St Peter,St Matthew,St Simon,
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/17/2008 12:29:02 PM
Waymark Code: WM3TP6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke
Views: 31

Long Description:
One winter night in 1965, the tower collapsed in a storm. Thankfully, it fell away from the church.so many Norfolk churches were being declared redundant, it must have seemed an unlikely prospect that it would ever be rebuilt. The ruins were made tidy, And then something a little unlikely happened. A Canadian architect and businessman, Leeds Richardson, whose ancestors are buried in the churchyard, offered to pay for the rebuilding of the tower in its exact original form.






Type of building where window is located: Church

Address:
All Saints Church
Wighton, Norfolk United Kingdom
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Days of Operation: church is locked - key holder available

Hours of Operation: From: 10:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Admission Charge: Not Listed

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