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‘Woodchester A Gothic Vision’

Woodchester A Gothic Vision: The Story of William Leigh, Benjamin Bucknall and the Building of Woodchester Mansion by Liz Davenport Kindle Edition Liz Davenport, Archivist of Woodchester Mansion Trust has … Continue reading

December 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Woodchester Mansion Chapel

Why did William Leigh build the Chapel? As all visitors will hear when they visit Woodchester Park the focal point of the Mansion is its chapel. When the house was … Continue reading

September 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

St Rose’s Convent, Stroud

Former Dominican Third Order Convent of St Rose of Lima, Beeches Green, Stroud Buildings designed by Benjamin Bucknall of Woodchester Park Mansion fame and erected between 1862 and 1882. The … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

St. George’s Taunton

  Another Bucknall Church – Saint George’s Roman Catholic Church, Taunton by Richard Barton    INTRODUCTION St. George’s Roman Catholic Church in Taunton replaced an earlier chapel situated in The … Continue reading

May 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hatherop and Fairford Catholic Mission

From Hatherop to Fairford – The Catholic Mission 1780-1867 by Richard Barton and Brian Torode  When I took up my duties as the new pastor in the various parishes in … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Thomas’s Catholic Church, Horcott, Fairford

Guide to the Catholic Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Horcott, Fairford by Richard Barton 2003 Please click here to view a .pdf copy of this guide (Adobe Reader required).   … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pugin and Bucknall at Fairford?

I. ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, HORCOTT – A PUGIN CHURCH? II. HORCOTT PRESBYTERY – BUCKNALL’S FORGOTTEN HOUSE by Richard Barton (2004)   I. ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, HORCOTT – A … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · Leave a comment