As our Post Ofice was closed years ago and the remaining village shop is closed for about three months while extensive alterations are made I had to go to the next village to do a bit of shopping. As it was beautifully sunny, though with a bitter wind, I decided to take a look round the outside of their church.
The tower from the west end:
and from the north side:
A closer view of the entrance porch:
Around the top of the tower are the inevitable gargoyles:
A close view of one of the spire pinnacles which stand atop each corner of the tower:
Taking photos with a camera with a decent power of zoom lens is one of few ways to get a decent view of intricate carvings which are so high up.
A few of the grave markers:
Don't often see any this shape.
Difficult to tell from the photo that both taper along their length:
Another day I must have a look round inside.