Pictures of England
Exploring the counties, picturesque villages & historic towns of England
Join today & create your own Pictures of England Gallery..


Historic Towns & Picturesque Villages

Bridge Avenue, Otley, West Yorkshire


in the county of West Yorkshire

Malham, Yorkshire


in the county of North Yorkshire

England Articles

A picture tour of Great Malvern - in the county of Worcestershire
Priory Church of St Mary and St Michael, Great Malvern
Priory Church of St Mary and St Michael, Great Malvern - by David James ©
Share the beauty of England.. Member Login

You are not logged in.


Not registered yet? Click here to join!


4 stars
Photographer: © David James (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(11th May 2022)
Description Description contains history

Priory Church of St Mary and St Michael, Great Malvern

The current building was built in the Perpendicular style in the mid 15th century but incorporates Norman Romanesque columns along the nave dating from around 1085. The priory stood in disrepair after the Dissolution by Henry VIII but the church was saved by the people of Malvern. Led by John Pope, they petitioned the Crown and succeeded in buying the Priory for £20, to be paid in two annual instalments of £10. Extensive renovations were carried out under the direction of Sir George Gilbert Scott in the 19th century.
More pictures of Great Malvern by David James...

This image also features in..

Exposure Program: Manual, Focal length: 24 mm, Aperture: f 13, ISO: 250, Exposure time: 1/100 sec, Metering Mode: Spot, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: June 27, 2019, 3:45 pm
Exposure Mode: 1,
ImageID:1223097, Image size: 1800 x 1201 pixels

 Restricted free use  Wallpaper Background Image

 restricted free use  Wallpaper

5 stars
Comment by poePremier Member! Click for more info..(13th May 2022)

Lovely to see this, brings back so many good memories. A very fine shot too.

pictures by this user   user profile   user contact

Please add a comment..

Please login to make a comment on this picture