|OSGB36 trig archive spreadsheet - IW|
|Trig Name||Original Name||New Name||EASTING||NORTHING||HEIGHT||ORDER||TYPE OF MARK||Computing Date||CLASS OF LEVELLING||Date of Levelling||LEVELLING DATUM||DESTROYED MARK INDICATOR||COMMENTS|
|Walmer Ch Twr||TR26/T141||TR26T141||637166.70||150150.50||0.000||4||BOLT||01/06/1954||0||1||Remarked as RIVET 1977-(SEE FILE BEFORE USING)|
|Walmer Ch Twr||TR26/T141||TR26T141||637165.59||150151.80||0.000||4||FLAGSTAFF||01/06/1954||0||1||Dest 04/66|
|Walmer Ch Twr||TR26/T141||TR26T141||637166.70||150150.50||0.000||4||RIVET||01/06/1954||0||1||Destroyed 01/92|
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Is ranked joint 3893rd with 118 other trigs (more).
Has a mean score of 6.00/10 (from 2 logged visits)
Was First logged: 17th Feb 2017
Has never been found intact
Was Last logged: 25th Jul 2017
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25th Jul 2017 20:47 by Ant1974
FB Number: Not logged Condition: Destroyed Score: 5/10
17th Feb 2017 13:34 by pkbathrooms
FB Number: Not logged Condition: Inaccessible Score: 7/10
As time went on Blessed Mary of Walmer church became unsuitable and inconvenient for the growing population of upper Walmer. For some 20 or so years efforts were made to raise funds to build a new church. Due to the generosity of several local families the architect Arthur Blomfield was appointed to design and build a new church. The foundation stone of the new building was laid in 1887 and the church completed a year later, dedicated by Archbishop Benson on April 5th 1888. The tower, with a peal of eight bells, wasn't built until 1893 and has been left unfinished without it's originally intended spire. St Mary's is a fine example of Victorian Gothic revivalism in the so-called 'Decorated' style. The main fabric of the building, built of Kentish Rag with Bath stone, is unchanged since it was built. The splendid reredos, of opus sectile (a painted glass mosaic) is a fine example of late Victorian craftsmanship. there is also a cutmark on rhs of church.