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Following on from my previous post where the 12th Earl surrendered the collegiate chapel to King Henry VIII, subsequential purchasing it back and being required to provide an annual rent to the King :

The nave [of the church] continued as the parish church of Arundel. As the effects of the Reformation took hold the church [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Feb 19th 2019

In 1380 the 4th Earl of Arundel, Richard Fitzalan, founded a secular College of Canons, that is to say, a community of clergy to maintain daily worship and pray for the souls of the founder’s family. This initiated the building of the church you see today. From the beginning the church was divided into two [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Feb 18th 2019

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
Rabindranath Tagore

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 17th 2019

… from a mini break, I was treated to this delight.

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 15th 2019

…on Valentines Day xx

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 14th 2019

10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 13th 2019

The Rose Garden occupies the site of a medieval bowling green. It is enclosed by yew hedges and laid out with formal beds of Rosa Rugosa Alba, Rosa Winchester Cathedral, Rosa Alfred Carriere and Rosa Isaac Perrier. *

*From the Arundel Castle guidebook

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 12th 2019

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