In medieval times, people seeking refuge from justice could take sanctuary within a church. Holding onto the ring would give them protection.
St Botolph's church Burgh sits on a a piece of high ground but it is over a mile from the main village. It's thought St Botolph brought Christianity here in the C7 or C8 and that his bones were brought here for safety from the Danes.
One of the windows
The font has good carvings on it's eight sides
This painting is by Anna Zinkeison and illustrates all the birds in the bible. She painted it in 1967 in memory of her husband.
The carved pulpit is dated 1708, but is in an early Jacobean style
One of the interesting graves .
The church became famous in 1991 when Andrew Lloyd Weber and his wife Madeleine Gurdon had their marriage blessed here.