Holme St Giles



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 Ernest Wooley, St. Giles Church, Holme (1912)

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Nottingham University, Institute of Name Studies

North Muskham Village Website

Winthorpe Village Website


Newark Advertiser


Kelly’s Directories 1881/1895/1900/1908/1912/1916/1925/1928/1932/1936/1941.

Post Office Directory Derbyshire/Leicestershire/Nottinghamshire 1876

Newark and District Directory 1900

Whites Directories 1853/1864


5753   16/10/1933   Alterations and improvements to church
6229   4/10/1938   Work on rood screen etc. (Application heard in open court)
7046   24/01/1952   Electric lighting
11440   2/03/1989   Works to masonry of chancel and north and south aisles
11706   29/10/1990   Painting of new ceiling in nave, old ceiling in southern section and Lady Chapel walls
11962   19/05/1992   Repairs to timberwork and gutter
14192   5/10/2000   Stonework repairs and guards to two windows