Burgh on Bain, St Helen

Burgh on Bain, St Helen (church's own photograph)
11th century with Norman tower and arch. Major restoration 1871 by the Fox family of Girsby Manor including stained glass in memory of the family. Church clock presented to village by the family in appreciation of the WWI efforts. 17th century wooden lectern, greatly admired by Pevsner, and two substantial marble monuments, commemorating the 18th century lords of the manor. Teas, coffee and home-made cakes.

Opening times 31st August - 1st September:
Saturday 10.30am–4.30pm
Sunday 10.30am–4.30pm

The church will be unlocked the following weekend of the festival (7th-8th September) but without volunteers, refreshments, etc.


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