Cowes : St Thomas of Canterbury Church

 

St Thomas of Canterbury Roman Catholic Church in Cowes was built in 1796, under the patronage of Elizabeth Heneage. These plaques are those visible on the exterior of the Church. Any inside the Church have not been recorded.

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Heneage, Elizabeth
HAEC AEDES
IMPENSIS PUSSIMAE MATRONAL
ELIZABETHAE HENEAGE
EDIFICATA EST ANNO DOMINI
1796  




Anderton, Robert
Marsden, William
To the memory of
Blessed Robert Anderton
and
William Marsden
priests and martyrs
Executed on the Isle of Wight
25th April 1586  




Pierrepoint, William
I.H.S.
Under the Altar repose
the
Mortal Remains
of the
Revd. WILLIAM PIERREPOINT
A munificent Benefactor
to this CHAPEL
And for many years the zealous Pastor
of this congregation
He died on the 15th. Febry. 1828
In the 74th Year of his Age.
Requiescat in Pace.
 




Fryer, William J.
ORATE PRO ANIMA GULIELMI J. FRYER
HUJUS ECCLESIAE OLIM PASTORIS
QUI OBIIT DIE 5 JUNII 1849
PIE JESU DNE. DONA EI REQUIEM AMEN.
P.N. A.M.
 

Credits : all photos and transcriptions by Geoff Allan