Silent Sunday…Spring Comes to Ilam..


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Church of the Holy Cross, Ilam, Staffordshire

The snowdrops may have gone but spring has definitely come to the village of Ilam, in Staffordshire  close to the Derbyshire border. The distinctive Saddle Back Church Tower and Pepper Pot Lodge Gate Tower always make for an attractive country scene….especially on a Sunday.

12th March…………….David Oakes

(C) David Oakes 2017


5 thoughts on “Silent Sunday…Spring Comes to Ilam..

    • It is at the Lodge Gate of the Large House that is also on the site. As was the still nothing could be built without some style to it so a Pepper Pot design was used for what is really a very utilitarian gatekeepers lodgings.

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