Anglo-Saxon Dragon, St Oswalds, Newton under Roseberry

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Parts of the church are thought to date from the 12th century although the main tower is from 1901 by Temple Moore.St Oswalds, Newton Under Roseberry
During repairs in 1827 this stone depicting a dragon attacking a horse/cow/panther (opinions vary) was discovered under the floor, it is thought to be Anglo-Saxon.
St Oswalds, Newton Under Roseberry
A stone coffin was also found under the floor at the same time.St Oswalds, Newton Under Roseberry

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