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Revesby, St Lawrence
Revesby, St Lawrence
Revesby, St Lawrence

Large, costly and gloomy. St Lawrences, Revesby, was built in the Decorated style in 1891 at the expense of the MP for Horncastle Edward Stanhope and James Banks Stanhope.

The church contains fragments from the Cistercian Abbey at Revesby. There is a monument of 1727 to Joseph Banks.

Mark Acton, 2013

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Revesby, St Lawrence church, Edward Stanhope, James Banks Stanhope, Joseph Banks, Cistersian abbey
Revesby, St Lawrence
Revesby, St Lawrence
Revesby, St Lawrence

The architect for St Lawrence was Charles Hodgson Fowler.

June 2013

Revesby, St Lawrence
Revesby, St Lawrence, window
Revesby, St Lawrence, window
Revesby, St Lawrence, window

This window in the south aisle of the church depicts Saints James, Peter and John.

The gothic text at the bottom reads:
'This window was presented by the tenants / of Revesby estate as a token of esteem for / Jas Banks Stanhope Esquire of Revesby Abbey.

June 2013

Revesby, St Lawrence, window, Stanhope