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Go Historic ID
318649
names
Church of St Michael
St. Michael at the North Gate
coordinates
51.753755° N, 1.258460° W
styles/periods
address
Cornmarket Street
OX1 3EY
phone
+ 44 (0) 1865 240 940

Essays on St. Michael at the North Gate

  • Listed Building Description

    “The National Heritage List for England,” English HeritageNovember 30, 2011Reprinted with permission on May 30, 2012.

    612/8/167 CORNMARKET STREET 12-JAN-54 (East side) CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL SHIP STREET (North side) CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL GV I Parish church. (RCHM 36). West tower built of Coral Rag in early-mid Cll, restored in C19 by S G Bruton and repaired in 1896 by C B Hutchinson, architect; walls partly rebuilt in 1908 by A Mardon Mowbray. Cl3 chancel, to which a South chapel was added circa 1280 and which was extended to West in C14 and heightened in 1854. Early C14 North chapel and transept partly rebuilt in 1833 by John Plowman, architect. Fittings include late C13 and C16 stained glass. continue reading →

Blog Posts on St. Michael at the North Gate

  • End of the Oxford Era

    Posted July 7, 2007 by Holly Hayes Part of: Graduate School in Oxford

    I'm pleased to be able to report that I passed my exams and will actually receive an MPhil degree!! Hooray!!! (If you're just joining us, I was studying Early Christian and Greco-Roman religious history, I took exams on June 14-15, defended my dissertation on June 29, and June 27-30 we moved from Oxford out to the…

  • Sunny May Day in Oxford

    Posted May 1, 2007 by Holly Hayes Part of: Graduate School in Oxford

    Happy May Day! It really feels like May here, as the weather is just glorious. It is at least mid-70s with a clear, blue sky. I had another outing with my camera in the sunshine today and had a wonderful time. Today started off (but not for me) with the annual Oxford ritual of May Morning, where the Magdalen Boys'…

Bibliography of St. Michael at the North Gate

  1. The National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. November 30, 2011. Web.
  2. Official Website of St. Michael at the North Gate. Web. Official website.

Article Info

Short URL
gohist.co/318649
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
First published
October 8, 2013
Last updated
August 4, 2014

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