St Michael & All Angels, (Southwick)




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Church Lane, Southwick, West Sussex.

Grid reference: 523945, 105420, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Currently there is no incumbent information available.


Earliest Register: 1654.


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.


The old Roughwood Churches Album has images and notes about this church.

There are 13 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Current use: Worship.

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS(?). Restored and enlarged several times (1875, 1888 and 1893). Much of the present building is modern:-the aisles and pillars of nave, etc. The old church was given to the Knights Templars. The lower part of tower is Nor., the upper part Tr.-Nor; the spire is shingled. On S. side of chancel may be seen some traces of the original church. Note: door to rood-loft; fragments of old screen; Jacobean pulpit and woodwork. Font, plain square, similar to that at Kingston-by-Sea. The tower arch has Ionic volute capitals. Reg, 1654.


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There are no books about this church in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There is 1 article about this church in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.


Until the 18th century the dedication was to St Margaret.

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