Thanks to Julie W
Not sure if this is already on here -but here is a brief history of our lovely church from the southwellchurches website. Although Misson itself is mentioned in Domesday Book neither it nor any other records mention a church on the site. The current church of St John the Baptist was constructed during the 12th…
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Some fascinating stuff in here – if you can manage to decipher it – the original copy are rather old and quite hard to read though.
A fascinating read with some detail of Misson traditions throughout the year. Glad the cockfighting and badger baiting have gone – but some others sound lovely. Anybody know where Bull Hill – the site of the maypole – was?