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St. Mary Magdalen

Magdalen Street, Oxford OX1 3AE, England
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Historic church

St. Mary Magdalen church is located on Magdalen Street on a kind of small island, surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rayrest
via mobile
What a lovely little church, "on a traffic island"

The church is situated on a large traffic island right in the town centre, even with a grave yard... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
alisdair t
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Workington, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Historic church ”
13 Sep 2016
“What a lovely little church, "on a traffic island"”
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Magdalen Street, Oxford OX1 3AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

St. Mary Magdalen church is located on Magdalen Street on a kind of small island, surrounded by roads. The church has some great stained glass windows and some terrific history and is well worth having a look inside

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The church is situated on a large traffic island right in the town centre, even with a grave yard. The first wooden church was located here over a thousand years ago, but this church dates from 1194.....but now the church has become well known as...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

St Mary's church and cemetery offer the visitor a view of what it must have been like to go to services since the 1,100's! Amazing edifice and church history of the various additions over the century's and the restorations.

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Reviewed 20 November 2015

St. Mary Magdalen is an Anglo-Catholic church. Beautiful altars and stained glass windows. The main altar was a little dark but the side altar was well lit. You'd be welcomed by a beautiful scent of incense from the service. Nice quick drop in for a...More

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