Deerhurst. A Parish of the Vale of Gloucester.
Tewkesbury: William North, 1890. Second and revised edition. Contents: I.Introductory:- General Sketch of Deerhurst; II,History of the Priory; III.Charter of Henry V; IV.Description of the Church [Tower, Nave, Choir, Sanctuary, Aisles of Choir, Details of Saxon Work, Alterations in the Old Church, Font, Monuments]; V.The Age of the Church; VI.Domestic Buildings of the Priory; VII.Odda's Chapel; VIII. Miscellanea:- Houses, Parish registers, Churchwardens' accounts, Charitable bequests, Families and local characteristics, Legend of Deerhurst, Physical features, Stray items, Suppression of religious houses; IX.Conclusion; Appendix. 19cms x 13cms x 2cms. Pp.xii/252, frontispiece + 9 more black & white photos and illustrations, cracking to inner front hinge but holding. Blue cloth slightly rubbed, gilt title to spine, wear to top and tail of spine. Scarce. Plus: colour postcard of Deerhurst Church and a 12 page illustrated guide booklet to the Priory Church and Saxon Chapel Deerhurst, Gloucstershire by Edward Gilbert (1969) (scuffed patch to top front corner). Good.
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Keywords: Butterworth Deerhurst Parish Vale Gloucester History Priory Architecture Furnishings Ecclesiology Odda's Chapel Legend 50658 Parish History