St Peter & St John the Baptist, (Wivelsfield)




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


Church Lane, Wivelsfield, West Sussex RH17 7RD.

Grid reference: 533500, 120500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1559.


There are 10 baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There are 11 burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are 88 marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M152072 (1863 ~ 1880).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


The old Roughwood Churches Album has images and notes about this church.

There are 7 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

Restored and N. aisle added in 1869. Church mainly E.E., with traces of all styles. N. door is possibly Saxon, one column is Tr.-Nor.; lower part of tower, Dec.; upper part, Perp. Note: piscina; aumbry; stoup in porch; low-side window; fine old yew tree. The present organ chamber was a chapel.


There is 1 document concerning this church in the OPC database.


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

There are 4 articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

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