Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England


Location of Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England



Photographs taken by Mary Molly Stillman Burke when she traveled to Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire County, England in July 1997

The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Steeple Ashton

A view of the interior of the Church

Mary Molly Stillman Burke inside the Church

A view of the interior of the Church

A ceiling view inside the Church

A pulpit and center isle view inside the Church

Church grounds with grave markers (illegible)

Church grounds

View of Church grounds and distant manor

View of cemetary and The Manor House

Church window exterior

Path from Church leading toward town

Road leading from Church into town

Main street of Steeple Ashton

Town village green and jail of Steeple Ashton

Town village green and jail

Closer view of town village green and jail

Steeple Ashton Post Office and general store

Steeple Ashton Old Merchants Hall

Village green, jail, and market cross

Closer view of village green



The following images were provided by Gerald Theodore Stillman of California USA from his journey to Steeple Ashton

Steeple Ashton from distance

The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Steeple Ashton

Interior of the Church with Bronze Plaque on far wall left

Bronze Plaque bearing the name of Church Warden John Stileman Gent
with date of 17 October 1670



The following images have been provided by Robin Stillman of Winnersh, Wokingham, Berkshire County, England

Steeple Ashton Merchant's Hall (red front building)

Ashton House - built by Anthony Stillman in 1500 - on left

Ashton House - front view

Rainwater Head - Ashton House - dated 1724 - initials C.S. for Christine Stileman, wife of Anthony Stileman

Ashton House Front Door

Side elevation of Ashton House

Jail and Market Cross with Ashton House in background

Church of St. Mary the Virgin, Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire as photographed by Michael Gage for a postcard

St. Mary's Church - south porch



The following images have been provided by Jim Stillman of Shelburne, Vermont USA - as expertly scanned and converted by Ann Stillman Brown

Interior of Ashton House

Ceiling detail

Rear yard of Ashton House

Walkway in rear of Ashton House

Styleman Crest in window of Ashton House