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© Mrs Wendy Ward

IoE Number: 205831
Location: CHURCH OF ST GEORGE IN THE EAST, CANNON STREET ROAD E1 (east side)
  STEPNEY, TOWER HAMLETS, GREATER LONDON
Photographer: Mrs Wendy Ward
Date Photographed: 17 May 2004
Date listed: 29 December 1950
Date of last amendment: 29 December 1950
Grade A

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CANNON STREET ROAD E14431(East Side)Church of St Georgein the East

788/22/739 CANNON STREET ROAD E1 29-DEC-50 (East side) CHURCH OF ST GEORGE IN THE EAST GV I Revision Number: 2 {CANNON} STREET ROAD El {1.} {4431} (East Side) {+} Church of St George in the East TQ {3480} 22/739 {29.12.50.} GV 2. {+} 1729. Architect Nicholas Hawksmoor. White ashlar masonry. Tall western lantern tower {approached} by steps. Main body of church with round arched windows and apsidal east end. Crypt now cleared and forms large hall. Pepperpot corner turrets. Interior of church was gutted during World War II and a smaller church reconstructed within the outer walls leaving a small courtyard with flats leading from it inside the former west end of the church. The present west end is formed by a glass screen. [{The} {lantern} {tower} {of} St {fleor+} {+n} {the} {Past} {+s} a {nro+n+nent} {feati,re} {++} {th+s} {++'a+t} {of}] [{+ - ,} {+} {+} {+}] [{j;je+,jr.=jars} {+n+-s} a {zi+oin} {alpmi++} St {Gaor<a's} {Gardens:} {its} {fo+r+a+} {nhiimhmlard.}] ------------------------------------------------------------------------------~

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