Aisle of St Mary’s Church, West Tofts


St Mary’s Church in West Tofts, Norfolk, was restored and remodelled from 1849 by Augustus Pugin (1812–52). This is Pugin’s drawing of the church’s north aisle. It is a particularly important record because the parish of West Tofts is situated in a British army training zone called the Stanford Battle Area which has been inaccessible to the public since 1942. With the exception of four churches, St Mary’s included, the villages and farms in the Stanford Battle Area have been almost entirely razed by military training exercises.

Full title:
Vol. IX. xixth cent
Pen and Ink / Pencil drawing
Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin
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Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial licence
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British Library
Add MS 23061, f.59

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