Category Archives: Farringdon

Farringdon Hampshire and it’s historic connections. Ferendone in Domesday with an Old english origin of ‘fearn-dun’ meaning the fern covered hill.

Baptismal Font Farringdon

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Selborne Area Fonts

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Selborne Area FontsThe baptismal font Farringdon All Saints is a bit of a mixed up affair The font basin is a cylindrical tub, undecorated. This suggests a possible earlier date than the four C12th fluted capitals and raised plinth that it rests upon. The oak… Continue Reading