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Hall Road - Yelverton Road.

 
A sketch of Saint Andrews church by Robert Ladbrooke c. 1845.
Grade 1 listed building. 
 
 
 
 
 See also;- Historical Tour.  By kind permission of the Church Wardens. 

 
 





Left, early photograph, 1860, showing conical roof.

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  (pic's. Ann Cooper).





Picture postcard  dated 1907.









 
 
 
 
 
The Lych-gate was commissioned by Mrs. C. Turner, was made by local craftsmen and erected in 1889. 
This picture shows two unkown children at the gate in c.1925. (Pic.Eric Noble).
 
 







 




                     
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  The Lych-gate in the summer of 2011
 



 





 
 
 
The south entrance, locked, in 2012. (Pic.R.Gooderham).
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                 
                         For details of baptisms and burials and plan of churchyard Click here.
 
 
 
 
 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
 

    
       

 
















The Chancel arch has Norman carving with zig-zag and crenellations.
 The smaller arches each side are called 'squints'.
(Pic. Mike Fordham).



















  

                        Late 1800's                                                                  2014

                                                                                                       
 
          
             
    
                         The North door.                                  2012                                       The South door. 
 
                                                                                                                
                            
                                                         The North and South doors in 1818.
                                                                               
     
   
 
 
 
            The war memorial in the nave.(Pic. Mike Fordham).
 
    
  
 
 
 
1987. These large ancient trees were lost in the storms on October 16th.  (Pic.Jane Goodyear).



 
 
 


 
 
  
 
 
 
Another view of storm damage. (Pic. John Henson).
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
Winter 2010. (Pic.Mike Fordham).


           







                              



 
 
   Summer 2011. (Pic.Richard Gooderham).
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aerial view of church September 2011.
( Copyright Mike Page.)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Situated between Yelverton Road and Gull lane, on the footpath, is the 'rest a while' seat, pictured here.
The seat was erected by the parish council to honour Mr. Christopher Alston, in recognition for his services to the Parish Council for over 50 years. 
Pictured here is Mr. Alston, with his wife Julia in 1999. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
    
 
 
                                                                      Threeways Junction in Feb 1979.   (Pic. Jean Waters ).                   
 













 
 

           Unearthed in 1984 these are the four temporary burial chambers of the 'Rigby Quads'. Click the above text for further information.
                                                                                      Also see Framingham Earl Hall below.



                                                                                               
                                                                                          FRAMINGHAM EARL HALL ( now called Old Hall).
                                                                                                          Listed Grade II            
 
                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                                The Hall                                                                                                           The stables etc.
 
 
 
                                                                                  
                                                                                                       One of the magnificent trees planted by Dr.Rigby.(click here)
 
 
 
 














 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

















The bust of Dr. Rigby  (Pic. Mike Fordham).















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The Lodge was situated at the main gate on the right as you entered.                   The entrance gate site of The Lodge in 2016. 
This picture c.1950 and it was demolished c.1960.                                                                   (Pic. R.Gooderham).
                          ( Pic. Nancy Dicks nee King)


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                                      The cottages  2017.

                         Heath Cottage (rear view).  c.1910.  
                 L-R;- Emma, Mary Ann and Samuel Bligh.
                                        (Pic. Ann Cooper)
















                                Cottage in Hall Rd.                                                                              The cottage, March 2017, 
             Laura and William Roberts with two cousins.                            The left hand side is an extension and renovation of the
                               (Pic. Ann Cooper).                                                                     old workshops.  (Pic. R.Gooderham).