Possible Site of Oratory at Wood Bevington

Description of this historic site

The possible site of a small private chapel, known as an oratory, dating from the Medieval period and known from documentary evidence. It is situated in the area of Cock Bevington.

Notes about this historic site

1 Two private chapels are mentioned in the parish in the 14th century. In 1339 Emma Wilkynes received a licence from the Bishop of Worcester for a chaplain to celebrate in her oratory at Wood Bevington. The name of Chapel Oak Farm on the Evesham-Alcester road may commemorate either this chapel or PRN 1495.

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