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St. Mary the Virgin's Church
Photos by
John Wilkes of Cam
near Dursley, Gloucestershire
The Gloucestershire
Photo Library

Page composition by
Allan Taylor of Vancouver, Canada
St. Mary's is Perp in style replacing a previous Norman church. The tall three-stage west tower has a south-east stair turret, diagonal buttresses, two-light belfry openings, and a pierced parapet with trefoils and pinnacles. The tall clerestoried nave has aisles that continue for two bays alongside the chancel. All the interior walls are scraped. The 15th C font is an octagonal bowl with heather-shaped shields. There is stained glass in the church by Alexander Gibbs, 1863; and Joseph Bell & Son, 1910.