Christ Church, Brentor

Christ Church was built as a chapel of ease to the Parish Church of St Michael de Rupe. St Michael’s was the place of worship for the village, but parishioners became concerned about the difficulty and safety of walking up the Tor, especially in winter. And so Christ Church was built in the 19th century […]

Christ Church was built as a chapel of ease to the Parish Church of St Michael de Rupe.

St Michael’s was the place of worship for the village, but parishioners became concerned about the difficulty and safety of walking up the Tor, especially in winter.

And so Christ Church was built in the 19th century and became the main place of worship in the village.