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 Chester (5) St John the Baptist's Church


St John's Church, Chester: The church is considered one of the best examples of 11th-12th century architecture in the country and certainly the best in Cheshire by all accounts and is a Grade I listed building.


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St John's Church, Chester: The south side of this wonderful surviving early medieval church built of good local red sandstone.


St John's Church, Chester: An early medieval tombstone - cadaver style?


St John's Church, Chester: Looking down the nave towards the altar. Note the great thick pillars and round arches supporting all classic features of the early Norman Romanesque style of architecture. Note the great round arches of the crossing and entrance to the very short chancel.


St John's Church, Chester: The great round pillars supporting the nave roof and clerestory windows.


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St John's Church, Chester: The altar below the east window.


St John's Church, Chester:  The east end ruins


St John's Church, Chester:  The west end - the ruins of the first stage of the northwest tower.



Chester (1) Walk from Blacon into Chester & Canals

Chester (2) Chester Street Scenes and building architecture

Chester (3) Chester Cathedral

Chester (4) Fragments of Medieval Chester and later 'bits'

Chester (5) St John's Church, Chester

Chester (6) Roman Chester, Roman Gardens




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