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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