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Picture Gallery: The peaceful ruins of St Margaret’s church in Hopton

PUBLISHED: 10:51 11 January 2018 | UPDATED: 11:18 11 January 2018

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick Butcher

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

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Everyone can now appreciate the beauty of a seaside ruin. There has been a church in the same spot on Coast Road, Hopton, since Medieval times. The evocative structure has been stablised and preserved thanks to a lottery grant and is now a peaceful place for contemplation and reflection.

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick ButcherHopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick ButcherHopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick ButcherHopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick ButcherHopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

Hopton church ruins are now open to the public.
Picture: Nick ButcherHopton church ruins are now open to the public. Picture: Nick Butcher

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