Our History

You can purchase the ‘A History of The Parish & Church of St Mary’s Sunbury on Thames’ from the parish office or St Mary’s church (it is at the back of the church, on the table to the left).  The booklet is priced at £1.50.  

Topics covered in this book are:

  • Doomsday book and before
  • The Roman occupation
  • The coming of the Saxons
  • The Saxon manor
  • The Doomsday book
  • The parish 1086-1565
  • The church in Sunbury
  • The restoration – 1972
  • The church today
  • The silver plate
  • The exterior
  • The churchyard
  • The church records

The leaflets “A Tour of St Mary’s” and “The Bells of St Mary’s” give details of the inside of the church and of the eight bells situated in the tower today.  They are free to download by clicking the links.