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Church Monuments Society Essay Competition 2020

Mary Magdalene Horton

Alabaster tomb chest with a pair of effigies to Lord William Parr and his wife Mary, d. 1555 daughter of John Salisbury, St. Mary Magdalene, Main Street, Horton, Northamptonshire

The Council of the Church Monuments Society offers a biennial prize of £500 called the Church Monuments Essay Prize, to be awarded with a certificate for the best essay submitted in the relevant year. The aim of the competition is to stimulate people, particularly those who may be writing on church monuments for the first time, to submit material for the peer-reviewed international CMS journal Church Monuments. Therefore, the competition is open only to those who have not previously published an article in Church Monuments.

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