Just an old church that we found….

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This is the 12th century church in Acton Burnell, a small Shropshire village.
Just behind the church are the ruins of a castle and great barn that was the site of the first meeting of the English Parliament in 1283.

The castle at Acton Burnell

The castle at Acton Burnell

Acton Burnell Barn.

Acton Burnell Barn. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


This photo shows one of the gable ends of the great barn that’s now in the grounds of Concord College, an exclusive private school.

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