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Essex

 

 

Place: Barking, St Margaret

Location: Tower - fragment on floor

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Belchamp St Paul, St Andrew

Location: Misericord

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Bulmer, St Andrews Church

Location: 1 Green Man on Font

Date: C 15th

Source: CH

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Castle Hedingham, St Nicholas

Location: South door, stoup, green cat

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Clavering, St Mary and St Clement

Location: South porch - roof beam; boss over door

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Colchester, St Martin (Redundant)

Location: Tie beam - boss

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Colchester Castle Museum

Location: Corner post from High Street

Date: 16th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Colchester West Stockwell Street, Old Library

Location: Scroll Decoration

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Doddinghurst, All Saints

Location: Font

Date: 14th Century

 

Place: Finchingfield, St John

Location: Screen

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Baxstead, All Saints

Location: Corbel

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Canfield, St Mary

Location: South Porch

Date: C15th

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Coggeshall, St Peter

Location: Chancel Roof - Bosses

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Dunmow, St Mary

Location: External, North Wall

Date: Possibly 14th Century

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Great Oakley, All Saints

Location: Carved Doorway

Date: 15th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Great Sampford, St Michael Archangel

Location: Arch in west wall very fine

Date: ?

Source: CH

Verified by C Walton

 

Place: Great Waltham, St Mary and St Lawrence

Location: Lych gate, green dragons

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Henham, St Mary

Location: Screen

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: High Easter, St Maryís

Location: Reported as above door but no Green men were evident in this church during a recent survey

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Kelvedon, St Mary the Virgin

Location: Tower

Date: 14th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Little Dunmow, Parish Church

Location: Reported as interior but no Green men were evident in this church during a recent survey

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Little Leighs, St John the Evangelist

Location: Tomb recess spandrels

Date: 15th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Margaretting, St Margaretís

Location: Internal, Corbel near tower, tongue poker with Oak leaves sprouting from the mouth

Date: Unknown

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Matching, St Mary the Virgin

Location: Internal, South wall corbel end, east side of south door, Two Oak leaves coming from mouth

Date: Unknown

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: Mountessing, St Giles

Location: Nave central pillar

Date: Unknown

Source: COTGM, CH

 

Place: Mucking, St John the Baptist

Location: South aisle - capital (Now in a private house)

Date: 15th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Romford, Parish Church

Location: Rear (inside or out??)

Date: Unknown

 

Place: St Osythís Priory

Location: Gatehouse - vault boss; window spandrels

Date: 19th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Sheering, St Mary the Virgin

Location: Capital - wild man?

Date: 15th C

Source: CH

 

Place: Shenfield, St Mary the Virgin

Location: Internal, Font, a face with foliate hair, veryworn. The font is made of Normandy stone and was installed in 1390. In 1862 the font was removed to the churchyard. It was replaced  by an Italian marble font in 1878. In 1895 the original font was purchased for use in Marsworth church in Bucks. In 1949 after much petitioning it was returned to Shenfield (Information taken from the church guide).

Date: 13th Century

Source: CH

Verified by Alan S

 

Place: South Ockendon, Parish Church (St Nicholas?)

Location: On wall east of north door

Date: Unknown

 

Place: Stock Harvard, All Saints

Location: Internal tower bosses and external above priestís door

Date: Unknown

Source: CH

One above priest door Verified by Alan S (unable to verify others as service in progress)

 

Place: Thaxted, St John the Baptist

Location: South porch, south wall exterior, north transept, wooden panel in south transept

Date: Wooden panel: 14th Century

Source: CH

 

Place: Waltham Abbey

Location: Porch; also capital with green dragon West door shaft , capital, woodwose

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest District Museum

Location: Two green men on 17th Century Panel

Date: 17th Century

Source: Vincent Learoyd

 

Place: West Hanningfield, St Mary/St Edward

Location: Font; roof - boss

Date: Unknown

 

Place: White Roding, Parish Church

Location: Horned god corbel, end of chancel arch on south side

Date: Unknown

 

Place: Widdington, St Mary

Location: Chancel - Capital

Date: ?

Source: CH

 

Place: (not detailed) Formerly St John the Baptist (now private house)

Location: Central pillar on chancel south side

Date: Unknown