Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire

Diocese of St Asaph

N.B.Position of marker is approximate and does not necessarily show the exact location of the site.

Site OS Grid Ref: SJ30506281

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Church (Anglican)

Church built in 1843 at a cost of over £3,000, at the expense of Sir Stephen Glynne and his family. Designed by John Buckler and built by Mr Nettle. Soon after, the church was decoratived throughout by the first curate, Revd J. E. Troughton.

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Artworks at this site:
  Interior of the Church of St John the Baptist, Pentrobin    from    Scenes from the Life of Christ Interior of the Church of St John the Baptist, Pentrobin
from Scenes from the Life of Christ

artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
nave
  The Baptism of Jesus The Baptism of Jesus
Artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
east wall
  The Last Judgement The Last Judgement
Artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
chancel arch
  The Expulsion from Eden The Expulsion from Eden
Artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1850-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
west wall
  The Beatitudes The Beatitudes
Artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
pulpit, south wall
  The Twelve Apostles The Twelve Apostles
Artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
rood screen
  Angels Angels
artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
chancel
  Christ and the Four Evangelists Christ and the Four Evangelists
artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
chancel
  Church    from    Church and Synagogue Church
from Church and Synagogue

about 1845-1860
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
east wall of the chancel
  Scenes from the Passion and Resurrection of Christ Scenes from the Passion and Resurrection of Christ
artist: John Ellis Troughton
about 1850
Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
north and south walls of the nave


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