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Bell chamber at Little Horksley Church

Colchester’s ancient bells

Colchester’s ancient bells Today, the former All Saints Church has a new lease of life as this town’s Natural History Museum, with the interior quite unrecognisable from her days as a place of worship. Back in the 1950’s the Bishop of Colchester, Dudley Narborough, was responsible for closing many churches in the town including All […]

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Ruins of All Saints Church at Colchester Zoo

Ruins of All Saints Church

Ruined Church in Colchester Zoo These impressive ruins are of All Saints’ Church and they are located in the grounds of Colchester Zoo. Although a church or temple had existed on this site since Roman times, the current church was built in the late 13th century by the Bellhouse family who lived in Stanway from […]

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