Stained Glass Window

A stained glass window in Boxgrove Priory, Near Chichester West Sussex. Remember Before God. Pilot Officer R A F William Meade Lindsley Fiske 111. 1911-1940 An American Citizen Killed while flying in combat in the Battle Of Britain. Billy was born 4 June 1911 Brooklyn New York, the son of a wealthy banking family. Joined the R A F in 1939 and was station at Tangmere 601 Squadron on the South Coast. Pilot Officer William Meade Lindsley Fiske 111 was the first American serviceman to die in World War 11.

 

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Hall House

The Hall House is a 1355 original medieval building. It was rescued in 1970, in an advanced state of decay, the building came from Boarhunt in Hampshire. Dismantled and taken to the Weald & Downland museum and reconstructed in 1981. The museum has 51 Historic houses and agricultural buildings dating from 13th Century to Victorian times, all rescued from distruction and rebuilt in a setting of tranquillity of the South Downs. Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, Singleton, Chichester, West Sussex

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Petworth House

Petworth House

Home of Lord and Lady Egremont, Set in the South Downs National Park is one of Britain’s finest stately homes, set within a beautiful deer park. It is also home to many of the world famous paintings, many by J.M.W.Turner, VanDyck, Reynolds and Blake, together with ancient and Neo- classical sculpture and intricate woodcarving. Walks around the deer park and ponds, Now run by the National Trust.