James Savage, 1829
All Saints Church, Church Road, SE19 3EP
Historical connections Admiral Fitzroy sailed to Galapagos Islands with Charles Darwin. Grave within Church grounds. Famous artist Camille Pissarro painted local scenes one of All Saints Church.
West Norwood, Norwood Junction, Crystal Palace
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Parking available in Church Yard buses stop right outside the Church
Built in 1827-1829 Parish of Norwood takes its name from the Great North Wood.
Many Historical Figures lead to the outstanding interest of this Church.
Charles Dickens who mentioned All Saints in his book David Copperfield.
Camille Pissarro famous impressionist painter.
Vice-Admiral Robert Fitzroy buried at All Saints who sailed with Charles Darwin to the the Galapagos Islands and founded the modern barometer.
Felix Mendelssohn who stayed in the area and played on the organ here.
Angel Exhibition on the day.
Drop in / Guided tour
housing, walk/tour, community/cultural
Tree-lined housing estate on the ridge of Central Hill & Crystal Palace, incorporating open spaces, views over London, gardens and sense of community. Rosemary Stjernstedt Ted Hollamby Adrian Sansom, Lambeth Borough Architects 1963.
Roger Westman, Brian Roberts, Frank de Marco, Adrian Sansom, Ted Hollamby, Rosemary Stjernstedt, 1963
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