Beckenham, St George

Ancient Parish church.

Church built 1885-7, replacing medieval church.

Pevsner/Newman state "the churches of Beckenham are a thoroughly pedestrian lot". A medieval church was replaced in 1887 by W Gibbs Bartleet, being completed in 1903. Ragstone with buff ashlar dressings. Monuments were saved from the old church include Sir Humphrey Style 1552 armoured with a tabard. Patronage has been with the Cator family.

Original Registers
These date from 1538.

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F55-57) See Parish Register Publications.

Memorial inscriptions

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F58) See MI Publications.

St George photo
St George Dec 1997