An exterior view of St Mary the Less' Church, showing the south porch and a tomb in the foreground

Date:
1942
Location:
Church Of St Mary The Less, South Bailey, Durham, County Durham
Reference:
AA42/06040
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The 12th century church was rebuilt by Pickering between 1846 and 1847. The rebuilt included some original material. It has a four bay nave with a south porch in the second bay, and a two bay chancel. Over the west gable is a bellcote with two openings. In front of the porch is a memorial slab.

The church is now a college chapel.

Content

This is part of the Series: WOO02/01 Series of negatives taken for the National Buildings Record; within the Collection: WOO02 George Bernard Wood Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wood, George Bernard

Keywords

Norman Revival, Tomb, Medieval Parish Church, Uncertain Chapel