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St Mary

This ancient and beautiful church stands on a site probably used for Christian worship for at least 1200 years.

Rudford, Gloucestershire

Opening times

The church is open some Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. It would be useful to check when arranging a visit.


Church Lane

The present church building almost certainly has it origins around the Norman Conquest. There have been modifications to the building notable in the 14th and 19th centuries. It has a semicircle shape Norman arch.

The 14th century font is hand hewn from the Forest of Dean Stone. It has a deep basin and the plinth was added during the 19th century.

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Car park at church

  • Church of England

  • Foundation Grant, £4,734, 2019

  • Our Foundation Grants fund urgent maintenance work and small repairs to help keep churches open.

Contact information

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