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All Saints, Marsham

Tower and porch (resized)All Saints Church, with its distinctive square tower housing a peal of 8 bells was built over seven hundred years ago. In architectural terms it belongs to the “Perpendicular Period. Its architectural glories are the 15th Century rood screen with paintings of the apostles, a bishop and St Faith; its finely carved Seven Sacrament Font and its “hammerbeam” timbered roof. This roof is best viewed at dusk or at night when it is lit in such away to bring out the skills of those who carved its timbers all those years ago.

However, a village parish church is much more than its architecture. It is the stories of those who live around it and worshipped within it that are often far more interesting. Traces of these people can be found in the old tombs and memorials to many of the forebears of families who are still, or until recently were, living in the Village:-the families of Jeckell, Dyeball, Grix, Cook and others, some of whose names appeared in the Doomsday Book… read more.

Our night-time floodlights can be sponsored for anniversaries and memoriams as can our altar flowers.

Church Contacts

Mrs Warman (Churchwarden) – 733241
Mrs George – 735383

External Weblinks

A Church Near You – All Saints, Marsham
Diocese of Norwich – All Saints, Marsham
Bure Valley Benefice – All Saints, Marsham
The Mercers Company – Church Patronage
Norfolk Churches – All Saints, Marsham
Norfolk Heritage Explorer – All Saints, Marsham

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What's on in Marsham...

  • Meeting of Marsham Parish Council December 11, 2017 at 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Marsham Village Hall The monthly meeting of Marsham Parish Council held on the second Monday of the month. Villagers are welcome...
  • Marsham Belles December 13, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Marsham Village Hall Rehearsal. Everyone welcome to listen and have a cup of tea and a chat.
  • Marsham Tots December 14, 2017 at 9:15 am – 11:30 am Marsham Village Hall We have selection of arts crafts & toys out weekly. The group in run by Corinne Anne and other volunteers. Term-time only. £2.00 a session. Come along, see us and join us.
  • Marsham Belles December 20, 2017 at 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Marsham Village Hall Rehearsal. Everyone welcome to listen and have a cup of tea and a chat.
  • Marsham Tots December 21, 2017 at 9:15 am – 11:30 am Marsham Village Hall We have selection of arts crafts & toys out weekly. The group in run by Corinne Anne and other volunteers. Term-time only. £2.00 a session. Come along, see us and join us.
  • Holy Communion December 24, 2017 at 10:45 am – 11:45 am All Saints, Marsham A Holy Communion service - everyone is welcome.
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