Monument record MCC7331 - St Andrews church, Abberton


C14 church, chancel of early C19 on C14 foundations.


Grid reference Centred TL 9974 1936 (23m by 62m) (FCE)
Map sheet TL91NE
County ESSEX


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

C14 church, chancel of early C19 on C14 foundations. The porch is C18. Restored 1841, when a W. gallery was erected, and in 1865, when it was removed.<1>-<4> C18 headstones in the churchyard displaying skull and crossbones.<1><2>

Site Assessment = See MCC7330.

Three digital photographs of Church of St Andrew, Abberton, taken July 2016.<5>

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> DESC TEXT: unknown. 1960 0nwards. SMR form unknown.
  • <2> Monograph: Rodwell, Warwick J with Rodwell, KA. 1977. Historic Churches: a wasting asset. p.94.
  • <3> DESC TEXT: Department of the Environment. 1982. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Colchester Rural. p.1.
  • <4> DESC TEXT: RCHME. 1922. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Essex - Volume 3. Vol 3, p.1.
  • <5> Photograph: Tipper, J.. 2016. Photographs of Church of St Andrew, Abberton. Digital.

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Record last edited

Sep 20 2016 9:28AM

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