St Peter's Church, Caversham
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|St Peter's Church|
St Peter's Church tower
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Heritage designation||Grade II*|
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During the Siege of Reading in 1643, the Royalists had troops stationed at St Peter's Church with a cannon on top of the church tower. The Parliamentarians hit it with cannon balls until its spire was destroyed and the church was in ruins.
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- "Caversham (in Oxfordshire)". Royal Berkshire History. Retrieved 11 May 2011.
- "Early History of Caversham". Caversham.info. Retrieved 11 May 2011.
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