Architectural History of St. Nicholas Church Leicester

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Booklet containing a short description of the architectural history of the church from before 1066 to 1936.

Administrative / Biographical History

St Nicholas Church, situated on Holy Bones beside Jewry Wall, is an Anglican Parish Church, and is considered the oldest place of worship in Leicester. The Church was partly built out of Roman material taken from ruins, while other sections are Norman. It was extensively renovated in the 1870s. This leaflet was produced at the request of the Vicar and wardens as a guide for visitors to the church.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for general access. External researchers are advised to make an appointment with the archivist.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Item is in good condition.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Gursharan Hayre, Graduate Champion, January 2018

Conditions Governing Use

Material may be copied for research purposes only, subject to copyright regulations and the condition of the material.