St Oswald, (Hooe)




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


Church Lane, Hooe, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 568255, 109195, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1606.


There are 2988 baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C148472 (1606 ~ 1609, 1882 ~ 1887); E148472 (1606 ~ 1609, 1882 ~ 1887); J148471 (1609 ~ 1882); E148472 (1609 ~ 1882); K148471 (1609 ~ 1882).


There is 1 burial in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: M148472 (1606 ~ 1609); M148471 (1609 ~ 1883).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 12 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 7 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. JAMES or ST. OSWALD. Restored in 1889 and 1899. In this little church (chiefly Perp. with some Dec. windows) there is some old glass, representing Edward III. and Queen Philippa. Note: old chest (Saxon?). Font, late Nor. Reg. 1531.

Church histories:

Web site for St Oswald's Church


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.

Other links:

The OPC has the Baptisms, Marriages and Burials for St Oswald's Church 1609 - 1724 and Marriages/Banns 1754 - 1812. A look up service is offered

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