Exterior view of St Marys Church tower from the Horse Fair, showing cars and numerous figures in the foreground

Date:
1946
Location:
St Mary's Church, Horsefair, Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire
Reference:
AA46/10124
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

Parish church built in 1793, by Samuel Pepys Cockerell. It was to replace the former parish church which had been demolished by 1793, after suffering extensive damage during the English Civil War. The tower and portico were added in 1818-22 by Charles Robert Cockerell. Internal alterations commenced circa 1858-9. Classical Style.

Content

This is part of the Series: NEL01/01 Series of negatives taken by James Nelson; within the Collection: NEL01 Nelson, James

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Nelson, James

Keywords

Tower, Georgian Parish Church