Aughton Church

all saints church, aughton

The Building, External Features

Amongst some of more interesting graffiti to be found on the walls is this newt or "Asker" which is local Old English for newt.

Below the shield is an enigmatic inscription in old church text, mixing 16th century English, French and Latin.
Christofer le second fitz de Robart Aske ch'r oublier ne doy Ao Di 1536
Translates as:

Christopher the second son of Robert Aske Knight ought not to forget AD 1536