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Historic England: churches at risk

Historic England has published the 2017 Heritage at Risk Register. The Register includes a worrying 937 listed places of worship, some 6.3% of the total. Among those added this year are Hawksmoor’s St Anne’s, Limehouse, and John Price’s St George the Martyr, Bermondsey, which appears in Dickens’ “Little Dorrit”. Further information is available at https://historicengland.org.uk/whats-new/news/heritage-at-risk-2017.

(Photograph by Andrew Gray, CC BY-SA 3.0.)

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