Friesthorpe • St Peter

Friesthorpe - Copyright Churches Festival
Friesthorpe was home to the Beechey family – five of eight sons killed in World War One. Visit the new stained glass window depicting their story. Browse through our village history of the homes and their occupants in past centuries which has been assembled within the last two years. 

Newly commissioned window commemorating the Beechey family, by Andrew Seddon 
Photo courtesy of BBC Radio Lincolnshire

Read a detailed account of the window and its creation at The Stained Leaded Glass Company's website here: Friesthorpe Beechey Brothers Memorial Window

Read about the Beechey family and WWI here: The mother who lost five sons: On Armistice Day, the heartbreaking story of the biggest loss by a British family in the Great War

Postcode: LN3 5AL, click here to find on Google Maps

Open: 20-21st May, 
Saturday 11am-3pm • Sunday 11am-2pm

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