November 29th, 2018

A few church Micro's on our way to Leicester and another visit to St Mary's Church, Warwick (see also February 4th 2017)

Armorial bearings in a recessed surround.
All Saints' Church, Spetchley
Stained glass window in memory of Charles Hankins and Mary Morgan, 1971
St Leonard's Church, Broughton hackett
Queen Victoria Royal Coat of Arms
St Michael's Church, Churchill
Church micro 9534
St John the Baptist,
Grafton Flyford
Remembrance Day poppy display
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Remembrance Day poppy display
St Mary's Church, Warwick
War Memorial Window, St Mary's Church, Warwick - unveiled in 1952

Regiment on parade wearing red and gilt uniforms, dating from 17th. -18th. centuries. Warwick forest behind, Warwick Castle on the left and Warwick Churchon the right. At the top of the left light is depicted St. Anne & the Virgin Mary. At the top right of the right light is St. George slaying the dragon. The central light has the regimental badge at the centre and is surrounded by the names of the theatres of battle.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Christmas tree display
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment of the Earl of Warwick.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment of Henry Richard Greville, 3rd Earl of Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment of the Earl of Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Hatchment of the Earl of Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Memorial Brass
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Ledger Stone of Henry Puckering, 1700
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Archway to the
Beauchamp Chapel
St Mary's Church, Warwick

Ornately painted clock c.1700 Inscribed with the Motto Vigilate et Orate (watch and pray)
St Mary's Church, Warwick

View of the organ through the chancel arch. Organ by by Thomas Schwarbrick, 1717.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Queen Anne
Royal Coat of Arms
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Alabaster and marble altar tomb of Ambrose Dudley, 3rd Earl of Warwick 1528-1590
St Mary's Church, Warwick
The Warwick bear at the foot of
Ambrose Dudley, 3rd Earl of Warwick's tomb
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Close up detail of Ambrose Dudley,
Earl of Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Altar tomb of Thomas Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick 1313-1369 and Katherine, Countess of Warwick.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Close up detail of
Thomas and Katherine Beauchamp
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester 1533-1588
and Letice, Countess of Leicester.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Tomb of Richard Beauchamp, Earl of Warwick 1382-1439
15th-century latten sculpture, modelled and cast by William Austen of London, gilded and engraved by Bartholomew Lambespring.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
At the foot of the Beauchamp tomb.
On the left the Beauchamp bear and on the right, the Despenser griffin of his second wife Isabel Despenser.

St Mary's Church, Warwick
Close up detail of Richard Beauchamp,
Earl of Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Around the sides of the Beauchamp tomb are niches containing fourteen figures or ‘weepers’
interspersed with angels and miniature bears.
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Coat of Arms on the tomb of Dudley Knollys
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Reredos
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Banners in the Regimental Chapel
St Mary's Church, Warwick
St Mary's Church, Warwick
Poppy display in the nave of
St Mary's Church, Warwick
The East Gate pillar box in Warwick was cast in 1856.
Doorway to the East Gate and St Peter's Chapel, Warwick

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