Royal Garrison Church – Portsmouth


Royal Garrison Church was constructed about 1212 as part of a hospital complex. 
Although the nave was badly damaged in a 1941 fire-bomb raid on Portsmouth,
 the chancel remains roofed and furnished. 

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22 thoughts on “Royal Garrison Church – Portsmouth

  1. Good morning Leia!!!
    Very interesting picture.
    I am delighted architecture of the church.
    I wish you a pleasant, sunny day,.
    I send greetings.
    Lucia

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  2. This is such an appealing sight, Cezar and Leia. In some odd way, I think I like it better open to the sky than if it were restored.

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  3. It's hard to believe this place was originated so long ago. We tear everything down in about 20 years to put up more ticky-tacky stuff! 🙂

    Even without a roof the place is gorgeous. I don't suppose services are still held there or maybe only on sunny days? 😉

    Thank you for your very kind and generous comment! You made my day!

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  4. It's a great thing that it was left standing after being damaged. They just don't build things this beautiful anymore. Not often anyway…

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