November 20th, 2018

St. David's Church, Much Dewchurch, St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck, Kilpeck Castle, Church of St Dubricius, St. Devereux, St Peter and St. Thomas, Wormbridge, Dore Abbey,
St Michael and All Angels, Ewyas Harold, Kentchurch Court, Grosmont Castle, St Nicholas' Church, Grosmont, Skenfrith Castle and White Castle.

1. St. David's Church, Much Dewchurch. Church micro 9139
2. Black and white marble and alabaster wall monument for Walter Pye, Attorney General 1602, died 1625 and his wife, Joan. The couple kneel towards each other under an arched recess across a prie-dieu decorated with a swan-necked pediment. They are flanked by Ionic columns supporting an entablature and achievement. Beneath are six male and seven female weepers.
3. Late C16th altar tomb for John Pye, died 1547, and Walter Pye, both of Mynde. Recumbent male figures, one with pointed beard, the other with a ruff.

St. David's Church, Much Dewchurch

1. Stained glass window.
2. Two-light window for Claude Cuthbert, d.1912 and James Rankin Bt.
Left light depicts Faith and the right, Charity.
3. Stained glass window.
4. South-east window in memory of Elizabeth Symonds, d.1857, illuminating the raising of Lazarus.

St. David's Church, Much Dewchurch

1. Wall monument for James Rankin Baronet of Brynwyn, died 1915, with stone cartouche in C18th style, on grey/blue back panel.
2. Monument to Richard Symonds, d.1850. Bas-relief inwhite marble of mourning female beneath a weeping willow and low pediment with acroteria.
3. Marble wall monument for Thomas Symonds, died 1831, has large semi-circularheaded arch with margin decorated in key pattern and sarcophagus design

St. David's Church, Much Dewchurch

South doorway.
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Two green men appear as capitals on the richly decorated columns of the west window.
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Stone dragon, west wall.
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Apse tie
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Ornately carved rib vaulted apse
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Baptismal font of polished conglomerate
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Carving on nave arch
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Holy water stoup.
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Nave and chancel arches
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Carving on nave arch
St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Exterior corbels, St Mary and St. David, Kilpeck
Remains of the 12th century keep walls, Kilpeck Castle
Wall monument in memory of Thomas Goode of Willowbridge, d.1664
Church of St Dubricius, St. Devereux

Wall monument in memory of Ann Goode, d.1668
Church of St Dubricius, St. Devereux

East window, altar and reredos.
Church of St Dubricius, St. Devereux

Wall monument to Edward Clive of Whitfield d.1845 and Colonel Edward Clive d.1845
St Peter and St. Thomas, Wormbridge
The pulpit incorporates pieces of C18th woodwork given to the church in 1870 from Newnham Paddox, Leicestershire.
St Peter and St. Thomas, Wormbridge
Clive family hatchments
St Peter and St. Thomas, Wormbridge
Queen Anne
Royal Coat of Arms

Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore

Carolean screen made by John Abel and bearing the arms of Archbishop Laud, Charles I and Viscount Scudamore.
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore

Carolean screen made by John Abel and bearing the arms of Charles I, Archbishop Laud, and Viscount Scudamore.
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore

Stone altar
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
19th century reredos resting on a 17th century communion table.
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Coat of Arms
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Hatchment in the south ambulatory
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Queen Anne Royal Coat of Arms
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Hatchment in the south ambulatory
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Roof boss depicting the Abbot of Dore kneeeling before the Virgin and Child
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Roof boss
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
13th-century effigy of Lord Robert of Ewyas.
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Replacement head of
Roger de Clifford
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
13th-century effigy of Roger de Clifford, d.1286
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
C17th wall painting.
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Ledger stone
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Ledger stone of Robert Williams, d.1696
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Stained glass
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Stained glass
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Contemporary hexagonal pulpit with strapwork decoration and a tester
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Stained glass
Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore
Stained glass Church of St Mary, Abbey Dore

November 20th, 2018 continued . . .