St Edburgha, Church Road
St Edburgha, Church Road, Yardley, Birmingham B33 8NY View on map
Grade I listed church set in the Yardley Village Conservation Area. Dating back to the 13th century with a 14th and 15th century nave and aisle. The landmark spire dates to 1461. The north door is carved with the Tudor Rose and Pomegranate to celebrate the marriage of Catherine of Aragon to Arthur, brother of Henry VIII. Fine west window of the Last Supper by John Hardman and Company of 1892. Some fine monuments from the 15th to early 19th centuries.
Easter Bank Holiday Monday 10am-5pm; Fridays from 1st May - 30th September, 9:30am-12:30pm. Candlelit evening on 2nd December, 4pm-7pm.
- Is part of Ride and Stride
Forton village is on the A519 Newport to Eccleshall road. Turn east at crossroads in Forton. Rail: Telford or Stafford (12 miles). Bus: No.350 (Eccleshall to Newport).
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes