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Church of St Mary Magdalen, Oxford

Description: Church of St Mary Magdalen

Grade: I
Date Listed: 12 January 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 245633

OS Grid Reference: SP5125806471
OS Grid Coordinates: 451258, 206471
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7546, -1.2588

Location: Magdalen St E, Oxford OX1 2LR

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 2LR

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Listing Text



Parish church. (RCHM 35). Late C13 chancel. South chapel, circa 1330.
North and South aisles have arcades rebuilt early in Cl6. West tower, between
1511 and 1531. South porch, warly Cl6. Cl7 and C18 monuments. Church restored,
1840-42, which included rebuilding of North aisle by Scott and Moffatt and
the South aisle by Blore. Restored, galleries removed and tower and roofs
repaired, 1875, by William Wilkinson. Tower parapet restored, 1890, and windows
and buttresses on South and South West restored, 1912-13, by H W Moore.
Fittings include Cl6/Cl7 and Cl9 (O'connor) glass. The Cl9 restoration was
as a memorial to the Oxford Martyrs.

Listing NGR: SP5125906470

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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