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Quendon Church

Quendon Church
The church is not dedicated to any particular saint. The nave and north and south arcades date back to the 13th century; the chancel to the 1500s. The gleaming weatherboarded belfry is from the 1960s. The church was brutally restored in 1861.
Rodwell in his 1977 survey "Historic Churches - A Wasting Asset " said: "In all, Quendon provides a good example of how mis-directed zeal for restoration and 'tidying' over the course of little more than a century has achieved a near-total destruction of the church's archaeological, architectural, historical and ecological heritage - although immaculate, it is but an historical sham."
Quendon Church on Essex Views site

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 Anne-Marie(Minus)
Anne-Marie(Minus)
celle-là aussi est si belle .... félicitations.
5 years ago.
 Essex Walks
Essex Walks
Thankyou, mick
5 years ago.

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