Mount Bures Community Web Site



Repairs to St. John the Baptist Church,
Mount Bures

A major programme of repair work to Mount Bures Church
commenced January 2014

The last major repair was undertaken in 2005 when the Tower was retiled

February 10th 2014  
The southern Transept is having the roof completely renewed.
This includes new felt, battons and tiles.

Chancel roof complete with new felt

and battons, ready for the roof tiles

Northern side of Church with Chancel
and Transept ready for tiling

Southern aspect of roof.

Not only is the roof undergoing repairs, the bricks are being replaced and repointed where necessary.
John Cowlin, church representative
photo courtesy of "Friends of Essex Churches Trust"
February 25th 2014  
Southern side of Church
Northern side of Church



Completed Roof, end of March 2014
General repairs by John Younger of Sudbury
Roofing Specialist, Bayes Roofing of Bury

Please support this local church, it is our English Heritage.

Photographs by Alan Beales Updated 02/04/2014
Information supplied courtesy of John Cowlin, Church Warden