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St Oswald

St Oswald was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1085 and also in a tithe document in Shrewsbury the same year.

Oswestry, Shropshire

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Church Street
SY11 2SY

A spacious church, its arcades and windows are a result of the restoration of 1872-4 by GE Street.

Inside you can see a fine stone monument to Hugh Yale who died around 1616 and was a kinsman of the founder of Yale University in the USA. By his side is his wife, Dorothy.

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Famous connections

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Car park at church

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

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