April 25th, 2018

Another church micro day around Suffolk with Charlie.
Holbrook, Stutton, Brantham, Lawford, Mistley, Bradfield, Wrabness, Ramsey, Dovercourt, Harwich,
Great Oakley
, Beaumont-cum-Moze, Thorpe-le-Soken, Tendring, Little Bentley, Elmstead Market, Weeley and Ardleigh.

Commemorative plaque to Gifford Sherman Reade, d.1929.
All Saints Church, Holbrook.
Painting of Gifford Sherman Reade.
Benefactor of the Royal Hospital School, Holbrook.
Ruth gives us a tour of the Royal Hospital School Chapel, Holbrook.
1. Apse. 2. Adoration of Christ. 3. Virgin Mary and Child.
Mosaic panelling to apse walls with frieze. Above the frieze are 4 mosaics of the Life of Christ.
Royal Hospital School, Holbrook.
Stations of the Cross.
Royal Hospital School, Holbrook.
Charlie in the nave of the
Royal Hospital School Chapel.
Organ by Norman and Beard 1933.
Royal Hospital School, Holbrook.
Colourful kneelers in the nave of
St Peter's Church, Stutton
George IV Royal Coat of Arms.
St Peter's Church, Stutton
Wall monument to Sir John and Lady Mary Jermy, 1662.
St Peter's Church, Stutton.
Funerary hatchment.
St Peter's Church, Stutton.
Funerary hatchment.
St Peter's Church, Stutton.
Wall monument to Sir Isaac and Lady Jane Jermy, 1623.
St Peter's Church, Stutton
A bit of a walk to the cache.
St Michael and All Angels, Brantham
George III Royal Coat of Arms.
St Michael and All Angels, Brantham
Carved angel corbel at base of C19th chancel arch.
St Michael and All Angels, Brantham
C19th octagonal pulpit carved with design of the Glastonbury Thorn.
St Michael and All Angels, Brantham
Carved angel corbel at base of C19th chancel arch.
St Michael and All Angels, Brantham
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Church Micro 1490 DNF
Gillian and Charlie in the Chancel of St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Victorian alabaster reredos by C. F. Hayward, 1884.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Hatchment of Rev. William Wood, d.1821.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Hatchment of Edward Green, who married Catherine, daughter and heiress of Charles Dent, d.1778.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Hatchment of Edward Green, who married Elizabeth, d.1814.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Hatchment of Thomas William Nunn, d.1888.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
1. Ledger stone of the rector, Thomas Harris, 1699.
2. Alabaster and marble wall-monument to Edward Waldegrave, 1584, and Johan (Ackworth), his wife.
3. Five bay sedilia carved with dragons and animal heads. The spandrels are carved with oak and vine leaves.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
Windows c.1340 carved with squirrels, owls, blackbirds and little men.
St Mary's Church, Lawford.
2. Chancel decorations by Simpson and Sons, 1885. Painted triptych reredos by Heaton Butler and Bayne.
3. Royal Coat of Arms, 1816-1837, by Coleman and Wallis of Colchester.
St Mary and St Michael, Mistley. Church Micro 1491.
1. Chancel arch and Wrought iron Chancel screen.
2. Circular alabaster font with carved flowers on the soffit, c.1870.
3. Organ made for Worcester Cathedral 1667. Carvings on case by Grinling Gibbons.
St Mary and St Michael, Mistley.
Mistley Towers. Remains of the church of St. Mary the Virgin, designed by Robert Adams, 1776.
C18th semi-hexagonal pulpit with panelled sides. Attached carvings are C16th and C17th.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield.
St George War Memorial. 1914 - 1919, by Powel and Sons.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield.
Brass to Joane (Harbottell) wife of Thomas Rysbye, 1598.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield.
The Grimston Helm.
A funerary tribute to Sir Edward Grimston, a diplomat in the service of Edward the VIII and Elizabeth I.
Framed painting of a stained glass window.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield.
Door associated with St Lawrence and the story of the two books in 258AD.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield.
Decalogue.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield
Altar frontal.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield
Decalogue.
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield
A view of the Royal Hospital School, Holbrook as seen from across the river Stour near Bradfield.
April 25th, 2018 continued

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