How old is St Michael’s church Huyton?
The present church dates back to the 12th Century though most of the existing fabric is from the 14th to the 19th Century. Following the construction of the Manchester to Liverpool Railway, Huyton became a location for villa estates in the late 19th century.
How old is St Michaels church in Basingstoke?
St. Michael’s Church, Basingstoke
|Years built||14th–15th century|
|Number of towers||1|
Who built St Michael’s church?
The ancient Benedictine abbey church of St Michael in Hildesheim, located in the north of Germany, is one of the key monuments of medieval art, built between 1010 and 1022 by Bernward, Bishop of Hildesheim.
What is the oldest church in Hampshire?
Standing on the oldest church site on Portsea Island, the present building, amongst the largest parish churches in the country, has been described as the “finest Victorian building in Hampshire”.
|St Mary’s Church, Portsea|
|Dedication||Mary, Mother of Jesus|
|Consecrated||10th October 1889|
Who is St Michael Archangel?
Saint Michael is an archangel, a spiritual warrior in the battle of good versus evil. He is considered a champion of justice, a healer of the sick, and the guardian of the Church. In art Saint Michael is depicted with a sword, a banner, or scales, and is often shown vanquishing Satan in the form of a dragon.