St James, (Stedham)




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Grid reference: 486385, 122630, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map, Magic Maps


Currently there is no incumbent information available.


Earliest Register: 1538.


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 4 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: 1859.

Architect: Joseph Butler (rebuild).

Style: Lancet. Flint with stone dressings.

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. JAMES. Partly rebuilt and enlarged in 1850; upper part of tower rebuilt 1670. There are only traces of the older buildings (E.E.) left. The font is chalice-form (1660). The fine old yew tree is 28 feet in girth. Reg. 1539.


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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.


South east tower remains from earlier church.

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