Church History Study Tour

Saturday, 5 October, 2019 - 10:30 to 14:30

Led by Dr Mary Alexander of the Surrey Churches Preservation Trust

If you are interested in church building architecture from the medieval time onwards, how a real life Benedictine monastery works, arts & crafts in Surrey's religious meeting places and a lot more, then sign up now for our Church History Study Tour on Saturday 5 October 2019. 

Meet at 10.30am for coffee and a talk at the Benedictine monastery of St Augustine's Abbey, Sample Oak Lane, Chilworth GU4 8QR. From there, we go in our own vehicles to:
  • 11.45am St. Martin’s Blackheath (1893, Arts & Crafts wall paintings)
  • 12.30pm Lunch
  • 2.30pm St. John the Baptist, Wonersh, medieval and later.
  • Option to visit and see the exterior of St. Martha’s privately after the tour 

If you'd like a pub lunch, we will be meeting at The Grantley Arms, Wonersh - please pay at the pub....or bring a packed lunch to eat outside.

The tour costs £13.50 for members and £15.50 for non members of the Surrey Churches Preservation Trust. Please bring a friend. Limited spaces. To book or ask questions, please email

For further details about the Surrey Churches Preservation Trust and the option to become a member and get involved, please visit 

Postal Address: 
St Augustine's Abbey
Sample Oak Lane