St John the Baptist, (Ripe)




A Church Near You (Church of England site for this church).

Grid reference: 551500, 109500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


List of Rectors from a framed list in the church


Earliest Register: 1538.


There are 2 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: J148341 (1538 ~ 1881); K148341 (1538 ~ 1881); C148342 (1881 ~ 1885); E148341 (1881 ~ 1885).


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M148341 (1538 ~ 1882).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 13 photographs of this church. This album will also display any postcards or other images of the church which are in the Sussex OPC database.

There are 6 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

Restored in 1864 and 1887. This church is mainly Dec. with good E. window (curvilinear); windows in nave and tower, Perp. Note: sedilia and piscina (Dec.); Pelham buckle over W. door; some old glass; and curious recesses, E. end of nave.


There are no documents about this church in the OPC database. If you have one, please contribute a transcription!


There are no books about this church in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There are no articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.


Church Lane, Ripe.

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