St John the Baptist, (Findon)




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Findon Road, Findon, West Sussex.

Grid reference: 511500, 108500, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1557.


There are 3353 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C070481 (1558 ~ 1876, 1587 ~ 1625, 1592 ~ 1672 ); E070481 (1558 ~ 1876, 1587 ~ 1625, 1592 ~ 1672 ); C070482 (1726 ~ 1876, 1736 ~ 1876).


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M070481 (1557 ~ 1875).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


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

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST. This church is beautifully situated near Cissbury Ring, and has twin naves under one fine old roof (considered almost unique by Sir Gilbert Scott), divided by Tr.-Nor. arcade; tower, E.E. In chancel are two Dec. windows and doorway inserted between two stone sedilia; E. window is reticulated. Note: mural paintings on N. arcade of nave; arch of S. transept with peculiar mouldings.


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

There are 2 articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

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