The Transfiguration, (Pyecombe)




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


Church Hill, Pyecombe, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 529155, 112590, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.


Earliest Register: 1561.


There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

IGI Batches: C070941 (1561 ~ 1895); E070941 (1561 ~ 1895); C070942 (1606 ~ 1734, 1739 ~ 1895).


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

IGI Batch: M070941 (1596 ~ 1875).

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 10 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

RESTORED in 1897. The most interesting detail in this little church is the fine old leaden font (c. 1170), there being only two others in the county. The central chancel arch is Nor., the lateral ones have been cut in recent times; lancets in chancel, E.E.; double piscina, Dec.; windows in nave, Perp. Note: old stone with moline cross let into S. side of tower; also small opening on S. wall of nave. E. window is modern. Pulpit is dated 1636.


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