St John the Baptist, (Crawley)




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High Street/The Broadway, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 1HH.

Grid reference: 526500, 136500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1611.


There are 189 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C070331 (1611 ~ 1640, 1653 ~ 1877, 1659 ~ 1700); E070331 (1611 ~ 1640, 1653 ~ 1877, 1659 ~ 1700).


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M070331 (1611 ~ 1876).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


Roughwood Churches Album has images and notes about this church.

New Roughwood Churches Album has 8 images of this church.

There are 12 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: 1250.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

Restored in 1868; N. aisle added in 1880. This church is Dec. with Perp. additions. Note: inscription on one of the beams in the old oak roof; two brasses; 15th c. font; old altar rails; part of altar tomb in E. wall of chancel. There is a memorial window to Mark Lemon. Reg. 1653.


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