Basic Site Details

Name: St Margaret's Church
Town, district or village: Upton
City or county: Norfolk
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Restoration of mediaeval church and rebuilding of tower. According to the report of 1926, the original Norman tower fell in 1604. Davidsonís design for the rebuilding was in the local Perpendicular style, his drawing being exhibited at the Royal Glasgow Institution exhibition of 1926.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31910  Proposed restoration and new tower
Item 2 of 31926 Design exhibitedRoyal Glasgow Institution
Item 3 of 319281931Build/constructionRebuilding of tower


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2William DavidsonArchitect 19101912Restoration and proposed rebuilding of tower
Item 2 of 2William DavidsonArchitect 19261931Rebuilding of tower


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Academy Architecture1910 Part 2 p72 (Proposed restoration)
Item 2 of 4Royal Academy exhibitors    1911, no 597; 1912, no 679
Item 3 of 4RSA1910   367
Item 4 of 4RSA1912   507

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Builder22 October 1926  p642 Royal Glasgow Institution Exhibition