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Church of St Mary Magdalen

A Grade I Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7546 / 51°45'16"N

Longitude: -1.2588 / 1°15'31"W

OS Eastings: 451258

OS Northings: 206472

OS Grid: SP512064

Mapcode National: GBR 8YY.SPM

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.45C8

Entry Name: Church of St Mary Magdalen

Listing Date: 12 January 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1047218

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245633

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Carfax

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Mary Magdalen

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


612/8/137 MAGDALEN STREET
12-JAN-54 CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALEN

I

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

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