Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire

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

Site OS Grid Ref: SJ283646

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Church (Anglican)
1821-22 by John Oates. Altered 1845 by James Harrison. Rebuilt 1897-1905 by Douglas and Minshull under the incumbency of Canon Drew. Harry Drew was the son-in-law of W.E. Gladstone and the church was richly furnished.

Church website

People associated with this site
   as architect: John Douglas


Artworks at this site:
  St Matthew St Matthew
about 1900
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
above the main door, exterior
  Winged Man, Symbol of St Matthew    detail from    Pulpit with Symbols of the Four Evangelists Winged Man, Symbol of St Matthew
detail from Pulpit with Symbols of the Four Evangelists

Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
pulpit
  Priscilla and Aquila, with Scenes Commemorating the Church Schools of the Parish Priscilla and Aquila, with Scenes Commemorating the Church Schools of the Parish
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
1967
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
north wall of north aisle
  The Good Shepherd The Good Shepherd
artist: Henry Holiday
about 1910
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
west wall of the north aisle
  Baptistry Decoration Baptistry Decoration
artist: W F Lodge
designer: John Douglas
1903
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
baptistry
  Font Font
about 1901
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
baptistry
  St Matthew and St Bridget St Matthew and St Bridget
artist: Bryony Benwell
artist: Lindsay Abbot
2006
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
porch
 Angels of Little Children Angels of Little Children
artist: Henry Holiday
1902
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
west window of baptistry
  Christ in Glory as a Child Christ in Glory as a Child
artist: Trena Cox
1948
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
south wall of south aisle
  The Good Samaritan The Good Samaritan
artist: J. A. Nuttgens
1991
Church of St Matthew, Buckley, Flintshire
south wall of south aisle



Other sites at Buckley, Flintshire
Church of Emmanuel

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