St Peter, (Ashburnham)




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Ashburnham Place, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 568950, 114550, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.


Church of England Clergy Database.

Incumbents of St Peter's Church


Earliest Register: 1538.


There are 71 baptisms in the OPC database.

No baptism IGI batches known.


There are 50 burials in the OPC database.

No burial IGI batches known.


There are 29 marriages in the OPC database.

No marriage IGI batches known.

Monumental inscriptions:

There are no monumental inscriptions in the OPC database.


POWPics (The New Roughwood Church Album) contains 7 photographs of this church. This album will also display any postcards or other images of the church which are in the Sussex OPC database.

There are 6 images of this church in the OPC database.

Building information:

Built: Unknown or not given.

Current use: Worship.

Bells of St Peter's Church

Harrison's description (1911):

ST. JAMES. Restored in 1894. The old Tudor tower remains, the rest being rebuilt by John Ashburnham in 1665. Charles I, escaped with him in the disguise of a servant from Oxford. There are some old banners, armour, and altar tombs; also a painted and gilt Jacobean iron screen. Font, 1660.


There are 2 documents concerning this church in the OPC database.


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.

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