April 25th, 2018

Holbrook - Stutton - Brantham - Lawford - Mistley - Bradfield - Wrabness - Ramsey - Dovercourt - Harwich
Great Oakley
- Beaumont-cum-Moze - Thorpe-le-Soken - Tendring - Little Bentley - Elmstead Market - Weeley - 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
Royal Hospital School Chapel
Organ by Norman and Beard, 1933
Royal Hospital School, Holbrook
Colourful Tapestry Stitch Kneelers
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 of Anne Mills (nee Barnardiston) d.1827
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 a 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 Rev. Thomas Harris, 1699
2. Alabaster and Marble Wall Monument to Edward Waldegrave, 1584, and Johan (nee Ackworth), his wife
3. 5-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, gift of Janet Norman
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 Rysbye (nee Harbottell) d.1598. Wife of Thomas Rysbye
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield
The Grimston Helm.
A funerary tribute to Sir Edward Grimston,
diplomat in the service of Edward the VIII and Elizabeth I
St Lawrence Church, Bradfield
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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