Church of St John the Baptist, Newport

formerly in: Monmouthshire


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

Site OS Grid Ref: ST299877
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Church (Anglican)
Church built 1898-1900 by F. R. Kempson of Llandaff, but west tower never built. The church suffered a disastrous fire in 1956, although many of the fittings survived.

People associated with this site
   as architect: F. R. Kempson


Artworks at this site:
  Font Font
about 1900
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
west end of the nave
  Virgin and Child Virgin and Child
artist: Allan R. Henderson
1933
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
south aisle, at the entrance to Lady Chapel
  St John the Baptist St John the Baptist
1949
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
north aisle
  Stations of the Cross Stations of the Cross
artist: Allan R. Henderson
about 1930
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
north and south walls of the nave
 The Beheading of St John The Beheading of St John
artist (after): Jusepe de Ribera
seventeenth century
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
west end of north wall
  The Crucifixion with Longinus and Saints The Crucifixion with Longinus and Saints
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd
1920
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
south wall of the south aisle
  Christ with St Mary Magdalene and St Thomas Christ with St Mary Magdalene and St Thomas
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd
about 1930
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
south wall of the south aisle
  The Adoration of the Shepherds The Adoration of the Shepherds
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd
1916
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
north wall of the north aisle
  St Stephen with St Paul and St John the Evangelist St Stephen with St Paul and St John the Evangelist
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd
1924
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
north wall of the north aisle
  Christ Healing the Woman with an Issue of Blood Christ Healing the Woman with an Issue of Blood
designer: Ninian Comper
about 1946
Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
south wall of the south aisle



Other sites at Newport, Monmouthshire
Church of St Matthew
Church of St Patrick
Church of St Paul
Llanthewy Road Baptist Church
St Woolos' Cathedral
Synagogue
Victoria Road United Reformed Church

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