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St Michael's Church, Alvaston

A church has stood here since before 1086. The old church seen here stood till 1856, when it was taken down and the present edifice erected on the site at a cost of £2,200 by H I Stevens. The old 14th century piscina was rebuilt in the wall of the new chancel, and there are also preserved some 18th century monuments to the Allestrees and Borrows. The register commences in 1614, and the communion p…