The South Sights

St. Thomas and St. Edmund Church

  • St. Thomas's Sq. Map It
  • Salisbury
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 08/30/2016

Fodor's Review

This church, which dates back to 1229, contains a rare medieval Doom painting of Judgment Day, considered to be one of the best preserved and most complete of the few such works left in Britain. Created around 1470 and covering the chancel arch, the scenes of heaven and hell served to instill the fear of damnation into the congregation. It's best seen on a spring or summer evening when the light through the west window illuminates the details.

Sight Information

Address:

St. Thomas's Sq., Beckets, Salisbury, SP1 1BA, England

Map It

Phone:

01722-322537

Sight Details:

  • Free

Published 08/30/2016

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Restaurants
  • Sights
  • Hotels

See all sights in The South

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

No Thanks