St Giles, (Winchelsea)


Roman Catholic.


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Rectory Lane, Winchelsea, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 590282, 117192, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Currently there is no incumbent information available.



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.


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Building information:

Closed: bef. 1500.

Demolished: 1777.

Current use: Demolished.

(Rectory garden.)


There are no documents about this church in the OPC database. If you have one, please contribute a transcription!


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.


There are now no visible remains. It seems probable that the church became derelict soon after 1500. The parish of St. Giles was joined to that of St. Thomas in 1543. The ruins of the church remained standing until 1777 when the Rector had them removed and sold to help build Rye New Harbour.

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