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All Saints, West Alvington, Devon

Description

The church of All Saints, which is about one mile south-west from Kingsbridge, is a fine building of stone, in the Early Perpendicular style, with some remains of earlier work in the chancel, and consists of chancel, nave, aisles, a chapel set apart for the Ilbert family and containing memorial brass to the Ilberts buried in this church, south porch and an embattled western tower with four pinnacles, containing 6 bells: the east window is a memorial to W. R. Ilbert esq. and the west window to the Rev. Douglas Macdonald, a former vicar; there is also a window given in 1912 by Mr. R. P. Nicholls, in memory of his sister and niece: the church was restored in 1867 at a cost of £2,600, and has 328 sittings.

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Church Records

The registers date from the year 1558.

Findmypast, in association with the South West Heritage Trust, Parochial Church Council, and Devon Family History Society have the Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, and Burials online for West Alvington

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All Saints
West Alvington
Devon

Denomination:Church of England
Diocese:Exeter
Sittings:328
Graveyard:Yes