Albrighton: St Mary Magdalene

Name:
Albrighton: St Mary Magdalene
Record Type:
Church
Church code:
620536
Diocese:
Lichfield
Archdeaconry:
Salop
Parish:
Albrighton

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade II* Listed Building
View more information about this Listed Building on the National Heritage List for England web site
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is in the following Conservation Area: Donington and Albrighton

Heritage At Risk Status

On Heritage At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Heritage at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

Exterior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton
Caption:
Exterior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton
Description:
Photograph of the exterior of St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton
Year / Date:
2009, July 24
Copyright:
Richard Law
Originator:
Richard Law

Summary Description

St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton was founded in the 12th Century. The village is mentioned in the Domesday book and the current parish is semi-rural. The parish is sandwiched between neighbouring parishes forming a United Benefice. St. Mary Magdalene functions as the lead church in the Benefice and is of some historical interest with the Tower (the oldest part of the building) dated as Norman (c.1100 – 1200.

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:
http://www.albrightonparishchurch.org.uk/welcome.htm

Sources and Further Information

CCB (2012) Interior View [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Interior View
Michael Garlick (2018, May 04) Interior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Interior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton
Richard Law (2009, July 24) Exterior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton [Digital Archive/Graphic material]
Exterior image of 620536 St. Mary Magdalene, Albrighton
CWGC (2016) Commonwealth War Graves Commission CWGC Unique File Reference Number: 7464 [Bibliography/Data]
Number of War Graves: 4
Church of England (2021) A Church Near You https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/4118/ [Digital Archive/Index]
View information on worship and access at this church
James Miles (2019) Church Bells 8 Bells [Archive/Index]
8 Bells