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All Saints' Church

Other OS name in the Parish of Wyke Regis

Etymology

, cf . 'church of Wyke '1172 (l13) WinchCath , ecclesie de Wyk (e )1252 Hutch3, 1361AD , 'church of Wikes '1263Pat , (cimiterio ) ecclesie Omn ' Sanctorum de Wyke 1361AD , 1379ib , Weke churche 1539 LP ; the present church was built in 1455 (Kelly) .