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Parish Church of St Margaret

A Grade I Listed Building in Abbey, London

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Latitude: 51.5355 / 51°32'7"N

Longitude: 0.0758 / 0°4'32"E

OS Eastings: 544065

OS Northings: 183891

OS Grid: TQ440838

Mapcode National: GBR NF.ZQX

Mapcode Global: VHHNC.8NDQ

Plus Code: 9F32G3PG+68

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Margaret

Listing Date: 28 May 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198237

Also known as: St Margaret of Antioch church

ID on this website: 101064408

Location: Barking Parish Church of St Margaret, Barking Wharf Square, Barking and Dagenham, London, IG11

County: London

District: Barking and Dagenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Barking and Dagenham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Barking

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Parish Church of
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C13 and later, mainly C15. Complex history. Flint and ragstone rubble walls.
Reigate stone ashlar tower. Crenellated 3 stage western tower with taller
stair turret dating from mid-C15. Chancel-C13 with later nave and aisles utilising earlier C12 columns. Fine mediaeval roofs to nave and north aisle. Plaster ceiling of 1772 to chancel. Outer north aisle and chapel added in stages in C16 using debris from destroyed Abbey.
Outstanding series of monuments and fittings including early C17 octagonal
moulded font, good brasses, late C16 funeral helm and early C19 seating incorporating C18 woodwork.

Listing NGR: TQ4406783887

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