Four children were drowned in an ice covered pool.

 St Mary the Virgin, Lapworth, Warwickshire
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St Mary the Virgin, the parish church of Lapworth, traces a history back to the tenth century AD, when a Saxon wattle and wood church stood where the nave now stands. In AD 1100 a stone church existed on the site of the present nave and chancel; the succeeding nine centuries have given Lapworth an outstandingly beautiful and interesting church. Building which "began in the 12th century continued at intervals over 300 years so that the general impression now from the outside, is of a 15th century church."

Frank Wise (12), Sidney Warren (11) and Ernest Spight (11) fell through the ice and drowned on their way home from school. Arthur Wise (10) died trying to save them.

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