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Burgh on Bain
 
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen

Sitting alongside the Louth road, St Helen's, Burgh-on-Bain (pronounced 'Bruff'), has much Victorian work though the tower arch is Norman and the south aisle Early English.

There are many Victorian texts on carved scrolls most unusual.

See a good monument by Scheemakers under the tower.

Mark Acton, 2012

Burgh on Bain, St Helen church, Scheemakers
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen

View from the south-east.

July 2012

Burgh on Bain, St Helen church
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen
Burgh on Bain, St Helen church
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription

One of several inscriptions on scrolls, possibly dating from the 1870-74 restoration.

July 2012

Burgh on Bain, St Helen church inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, Inscription

The set of Victorian inscriptions over the chancel arch.

July 2012

Burgh on Bain, St Helen church, inscription
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, window
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, window
Burgh on Bain, St Helen, window

Memorial window depicting Old Testamernt characters Abraham, Moses and Gideon.

The dedication is : "In Affectionate Remembrance of William Hosker Harper"

July 2012

Burgh on Bain, St Helen church, window. William Hoasker Harper, Abraham, Moses, Gideon