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© Mr Adrian Exton

IoE Number: 379770
Location: TOWER OF CHURCH OF ST MARY LE PORT, HIGH STREET (east side)
  BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Photographer: Mr Adrian Exton
Date Photographed: 16 March 2006
Date listed: 08 January 1959
Date of last amendment: 08 January 1959
Grade II

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BRISTOLST5873SEHIGH STREET, Centre901-1/11/590(East side)

BRISTOL ST5873SE HIGH STREET, Centre 901-1/11/590 (East side) 08/01/59 Tower of Church of St Mary-le-Port II Church tower. C15. Limestone ashlar with coursed Pennant rubble. Perpendicular Gothic with a Somerset-type tower. 3 stages divided by drip moulds, with angle buttresses and an octagonal SE stair tower. W door with hollow-moulded reveals and foliate stops; 4-light window above, and a blind, 2-light window in the second stage. Belfry with 2-light louvred windows, a crenellated parapet of blind tracery panels with crocketed corner pinnacles and a SE spirelet with tracery panels, crockets and a carved finial. INTERIOR not inspected. The unclerestoreyed nave had one aisle and 4-centred arches with moulded capitals. It was destroyed by bombing in the Second World War. (Gomme A, Jenner M and Little B: Bristol, An Architectural History: Bristol: 1979-: 60).

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