St Nicholas, (Pevensey)

Denomination:

Anglican.

Internet:

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

Address:

Church Lane, Pevensey, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 564700, 104800, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.

Incumbents:

Church of England Clergy Database.

Assistant Priests of Pevensey transcribed from a list in the church

Registers:

Earliest Register: 1569.

Baptisms:

There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: E042501 (1569 ~ 1837); C042501 (1569 ~ 1837); C042503 (1881 ~ 1991).

Burials:

There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.

Marriages:

There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M042501 (1570 ~ 1836).

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.

Images:

Roughwood Churches Album has images and notes about this church.

New Roughwood Churches Album has 22 images of this church.

There are 4 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. NICHOLAS. Built of green sandstone. Tower has six bells; short broach spire, Long chancel (E.E.) deviated to left and has lofty arch; stiff-leaf capitals; pointed arch (Tr.-Nor.) over organ springs from square abacus; in S. wall are twin windows (end of 12th c.), and priests' door; E. end, three lancet windows (12th c.); waggon roof with trussed rafters; arch on N. was entrance to chantry, destroyed at time of Reformation; on W. pillar, two votive crosses. Chapel: N. and E. walls new; on S. wall two recesses (entrance to rood-loft); muniment chest (1664), with triple lock; disused font, square; stone bowl (stoup or mortar); sandstone catapult ball. Note: fine Elizabethan chalice; case with municipalia of the old corporation, and seal, c. 1230. Nave, late E.E. (Henry III.); pillars alternately octagonal and clustered; clerestory windows between bays. N. aisle: W. wall, lancet window with representation of St. Nicholas; fine monument to John Wheatley, d. 1616. S. aisle: two small lancet windows, one with representation of St. Wilfrid; two mediaeval coffin lids of Sussex marble, one with cross; three brasses to Milward family. Porch: on arch over door, three votive crosses. Near N. door: tomb of Sarah Beal, centenarian.

Documents:

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

Publications:

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.

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