April 2nd, 2019

Little Malvern - Great Malvern - Malvern - Hanley Swan - Cradley - Mathon - Wellington Heath

Headstone of Sir Edward Elgar
St Wulfstan's Church, Little Malvern
Great Malvern Priory
Church Micro 8061
Nave Roof designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, 1860
Great Malvern Priory

Headstone of Anne Darwin
Eldest daughter of Sir Charles Darwin.
Great Malvern Priory

Entrance below the East Window
Great Malvern Priory
1. 'The Wise and Foolish Bridesmaids' Window dedicated by James Atkins in honour of Queen Victoria's long and prosperous reign. Window by T.W. Camm for R.W. Winfield and Co., 1898
2. Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee Window, 1887 - 'News of Accession from Archbishop Howley and the Marquess of Conyngham', 'Coronation Ceremony' and 'Thanksgiving Ceremony'
by T.W. Camm for R.W. Winfield and Co., 1894
3. Light 1 - 'Annunciation', 'Adoration of the Magi', 'Pool of Bethesda' and 'Jesus healing a leper'
Light 2 - 'Visitation', 'Jesus in the Temple', 'Jesus healing the sick' and 'Marriage of Joachim and Anne'
Light 3 - 'Nativity', 'Temptation of Jesus', 'Jesus healing a deaf man' and 'Annunciation to Anne'
Medieval Fragments, 1490
4. 'Hiram, King of Tyre', 'King Solomon' and 'Hiram, Architect and Artificer' Lower - 'Story of the Good Samaritan'
Window by Shrigley and Hunt, c.1906
5. 'Magnificat - The Story of Incarnation and Scenes from the Life of Jesus' by Richard Twygge and Thomas Wodeshawe, 1502

Great Malvern Priory
Millennium windows by Tom Denny, 2004
Great Malvern Priory
1. 'Adoration of the Magi' in comemmoration of the death of Prince Albert in 1862. Window by Clayton & Bell
2. 'Crucifixion' in commemoration of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, 1897. Window by C.E. Kempe
3. Great West Window Medieval fragments -
Top - 'St Lawrence', 'St George' and 'St Christopher'
Middle - 'Bishop Leonard', 'Celestial Being', 'Seraph' and 'St Katharine'
Bottom - 'Bishop St Leger', 'Archbishop Alphege', 'Bishop Wannard', 'Virgin and Child', 'St Mary Salome with St James and St John as childhen',
'St Martin' and 'St Nicholas'

Great Malvern Priory

Organ by Nicholson of Malvern, 1879
Great Malvern Priory

Anne Knotford kneeling at the foot of the Knotsford Monument
Great Malvern Priory
Monument to those who fought in WW1
Great Malvern Priory
Banner designed by Sir Ninian Comper, 1910
Great Malvern Priory
Late Norman Font
Great Malvern Priory
Altar by Sir George Gilbert Scott
Great Malvern Priory
Alabaster Altar Tomb with effigies to John Knotsford, 1589, his wife Jane d.1582 and their daughter Anne
Great Malvern Priory
Quire Stalls with Misericords
Great Malvern Priory
Misericords, Great Malvern Priory
Embroidered Quire Stall Backrests
Great Malvern Priory
Encaustic Tiles
Great Malvern Priory
Medieval Tile Work
Great Malvern Priory
Victorian Tiled Floor
Great Malvern Priory
Colourful Altar Frontal
Great Malvern Priory
Prayer Candle Holder
by Matthew Galpin, 2004
Great Malvern Priory
Corbels, St Ann's Chapel
Great Malvern Priory
Fan Vaulted Ceiling
Great Malvern Priory
The Nave roof was designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, 1860, Great Malvern Priory
Illustrated plaques outlining the
history of Great Malvern
Commemorative Gate
to Prior
Walcher of Lorraine,
England's first astronomer
Great Malvern
'The Enigma Fountain'
by sculptor Rose Garrard, 2000. The fountain commemorates Edward Elgar
Great Malvern
Flower Boxes in the gardens
beside the Enigma fountain
Great Malvern town centre
Abbey Gateway
Home of the Malvern Museum of Local History

Great Malvern
Information about the tree planted by George Bernard Shaw in 1936
Great Malvern Priory Gardens
The sapling grown from the original Mulberry Tree planted by George Bernard Shaw in 1936
Great Malvern Priory Gardens
'Water Sustains Life'
by Tom 'Carver' Harvey, 2009
Great Malvern Priory Gardens
Lunchtime in the Park
Great Malvern Priory Gardens
'Water Sustains Life'
by Tom 'Carver' Harvey, 2009
Great Malvern Priory Gardens
Council Building
Great Malvern
Holly Mount United Reformed Church, Great Malvern
Church Micro 10893
St Mary's Church, Guarlford
Church Micro 11021
St Andrew's Church, Malvern
Church Micro 11789
Great Malvern viewed from St Andrew's Church
Alabaster and Tile Reredos
with Archangels Michael and Gabriel
designed by Clayton and Bell and made by Powell & Sons
St Gabriel's Church, Hanley Swan
Painted Pipe Organ
by Nicholson, 1874

St Gabriel's Church, Hanley Swan
1. 'The Paradise Window' in Memory of Helena Victoria Lockwood.
Window by Tom Denny, 1987
2. 'Matthew', 'Mark', 'Christ as the Good Shepherd', 'Luke' and 'John'
East Window by J A Forrest of London, 1877
3. 'Annunciation' in Memory of Samuel Martin d.1873 by C.E. Kempe, 1885
4. 'The Empty Tomb' in Memory of Queen Victoria d.1901 by A L Moore, 1901

St Gabriel's Church, Hanley Swan
Painted Stone Altar and Reredos, South Chapel
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
Painted Stone High Altar and Reredos
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
1. Memorial Plaque to Valentine Browne, 2nd Earl of Kenmare, d.1853
2. Memorial Plaque to Charles Filica, d.1849
3. Memorial Plaque to Thomas Charles Hornyold d.1859

Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
Stations of the Cross
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
Minton Floor Tiles
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
1. 'St Lucia' and 'St Thomas of Canterbury'
2. 'St Alphonsus', 'Salvator Mundi' and 'St Maria' East Window
3. 'St Teressa' and 'St Elizabetha'


Stained glass windows by William Wailes
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
Heraldic Minton Tiles
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
Rood Screen
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
South Porch
Our Lady and St Alphonsus, Hanley Swan
St James the Great, Cradley
Church Micro 10981
Wall Flowers
St James the Great, Cradley
Carved Octagonal Font, 1722 with 1947 Cover.
St James the Great, Cradley

1. Window in Memory of Joseph Shapland of Hill House d.1879 and his wife Susannah, d.1859 and also his second wife Louisa d.1864
2. 'St Francis of Assisi' in Memory of Rev. Thomas Ayscough d.1920 and his wife Ethel Adda d.1901 and also their son Francis Ayscough d.1933
by A.J. Davies, Bromsgrove Guild, 1936
3. 1864

St James the Great, Cradley
St John the Baptist, Mathon
Church Micro 10982
'The Three Marys' by Ward and Hughes, 1880
St John the Baptist, Mathon
Christ Church, Wellington Heath
Church Micro 11628

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