St Marys Church, Market Drayton

St Marys Church, Market Drayton

Telephone: 01630 652527
Website: www.stmarymarketdrayton.org.uk

Address:
Churct Street
Market Drayton
Shropshire
TF9 1AQ

Description
Parts of St. Mary's church date mainly from the 14th Century although the West door is Norman.


The town of Market drayton itself is famed as being the home of Clive of India. Clive went to school in the building in the south east corner of the churchyard. He is reputed to have climbed out on the gargoyles at the top of the top of the tower.

The interior of the church features excellent woodwork screens and altar in the south aisle chapel, whilst the north aisle features fine paintings by local artists.

Open 11am - 1pm Mon - Sat daily. (10am - 2pm Weds)




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Flight simulation event heads to Cosford

Aviation fans can experience the virtual skies in Shropshire next month as the Flight Sim 2017 event heads to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for a fifth consecutive year. Taking place on Saturday 7 October, aviation enthusiasts will enjoy a day packed with all the latest flight simulation software and the chance to test out their virtual flying skills.

Date Posted: 21st September 2017