TRESPASS WALK II – IFIELD BROOK MEADOWS AND ST MARGARET’S PARISH FIELDS – THIS SATURDAY [AUGUST 7 2021] – 11AM FROM THE PLOUGH IN IFIELD VILLAGE [RETURN BY 1PM]

TRESPASS WALK II – IFIELD BROOK MEADOWS AND ST MARGARET’S PARISH FIELDS – SATURDAY [AUGUST 7] – 11AM FROM THE PLOUGH IN IFIELD VILLAGE [RETURN BY 1PM]

 

INTRODUCTION

 

Aerial View of Ifield Brook Meadows and St Margaret’s Parish Fields

 

Trespass Walk II – Ifield Brook Meadows and Beyond – Saturday August 7 2021

 

 

 

 

 

Aerial view of Ifield Golf course and the Ancient Parish [Gatwick on the horizon] – Photo: Ian Mulcahy
Flooding in SA101 Land West of Ifield [including Ifield Golf Club and St Margaret’s Parish Fields] – marked in yellow
SA101 Land West of Ifield [in dark orange] + Parish of Ifield ancient boundary [in red]

Ancient Parish of Ifield [in red] – with St Margaret’s 13th Century Parish Church in the geographical centre

 

JUNE 27 2021 – FROM THE ARCHIVES [JUNE 27 2015] – “THE EEYORE EYESORES” – HOMES ENGLAND ‘PRIVATE LAND’ SIGNS – REMAIN IN PLACE WITHIN THE ANCIENT PARISH OF IFIELD [DESPITE PROMISE ON BBC TO DISMANTLE THEM SIX YEARS AGO]

 

THE ROUTE

 

The Plough at Midday

 

The Plough at Night

 

St Margaret’s 13th century Parish Church – and War Memorial – in Ifield Village

 

 

William Frederick Drughorn [1895-1916] – see War Memorial – “What If?”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geraint Thomas [1950-2019]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Bloody poser”

 

Comma butterfly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ifield Brook

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by Antony Cooper

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by Robert Stass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tony Minihane – in 2020 – Church hidden behind trees on left [to the east]. Maples development straight ahead [looking south]

 

 

 

 

 

 

St Margaret’s Parish Fields – Photo by Clare Wilson

 

A View of St Margaret’s 13th Century Church and Ifield Brook Meadows – from the ancient Parish Fields [under serious threat from developers]