Building record M5777 - CHAPEL AT HARBY


CHAPEL (Medieval to Victorian)


Grid reference SK 87810 70479 (point)
Map sheet SK87SE
District Newark
Civil Parish Harby, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Chapel. (1)
All Saints Church and site of Queen Eleanor's Palace (type in contrast to name of existing church). (2)
The old chapel in which the king (Edward I) founded a chantry to her (Queen Eleanor's) memory has gone, save for two stone relics in the new stone church buillt near the old site. One is the plain Norman doorway opening to the vestry from outside; the other is the C14 font. (3)
See M4711 for C19 church.

<1> Sanderson G, 1836, Nottinghamshire - 1in (Map). SNT47.

<2> OS, 1889, 6in 1889 (Map). SNT1060.

Other Refs: 21 SE

<3> Mee A, 1938, The King's England: Nottinghamshire, p 123 (Published document). SNT914.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Sanderson G. 1836. Nottinghamshire - 1in.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1889. 6in 1889.
  • <3> Published document: Mee A. 1938. The King's England: Nottinghamshire. p 123.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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