St Michael's Church, Highworth (Sampson & the Lion)

Recent Photograph of St Michael's Church (Sampson & the Lion) (Highworth)

A Norman tympanum is now somewhat skied over the south doorway inside the aisle, according to Pevsner showing Sampson and the Lion although from my position in the nave I assumed it was St Michael and a Dragon at first! It has an unusual outer surround of interlaced scrolls.

(Information provided by Phil Draper)

Image contributed by Phil Draper on 4th September 2004.
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