St Mary Magdalene, (South Bersted)




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Bersted Street, South Bersted, West Sussex.

Grid reference: 493451, 100208, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Currently there is no incumbent information available.


Earliest Register: 1564.


There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There are no burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are no marriages in the OPC database.

No marriage IGI batches known.

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


There are 9 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Style: Mostly Early English.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. MARY MAGDALENE. Enlarged in 16th century and restored in 1881. There are traces of Norman work in tower; rest of the church mainly E.E. There are mural paintings on nave pillar and in various parts; old chest in vestry (13th c.); old slabs outside the church. Reg. 1564.


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 3 articles about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.


Originally a chapel of the Parish Church of Pagham. It was referred to as a parish church by 1465, and then included Bognor.

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