St James The Apostle Church - Saturday 14 September - 10am to 5pm

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:00
St James The Apostle Church

Early Norman church in the old Parish of Cowley.  Former church of Father Benson (founder of the Cowley Fathers).  Former garrison church of the Ox and Bucks Light Infantry.  Parish Church of William Morris (Lord Nuffield) who attended the old school in Beauchamp Lane.  Beauchamp Lane is a Conservation Area, showing part of old Cowley.

Early scratch sundials, Saxon font, memorial plaques to the fallen of the Ox and Bucks Light Infantry.  Fine organ rescused from St Martin's Church at Carfax.  Unique reredos screen.

An interesting William Morris trail is available showing his various links between St James Church to St Francis Church (both parts of the Parish of Cowley).


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