St Helen's Church, Kneeton

St Helen's Church, Kneeton is a Grade II listed parish church in the Church of England[1] in Kneeton, Nottinghamshire, England.

St Helen's Church, Kneeton
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St Helen's Church, Kneeton
53°0′27.1″N 0°56′41.32″W / 53.007528°N 0.9448111°W / 53.007528; -0.9448111Coordinates: 53°0′27.1″N 0°56′41.32″W / 53.007528°N 0.9448111°W / 53.007528; -0.9448111
LocationKneeton
CountryEngland
DenominationChurch of England
History
DedicationSt. Helen
Architecture
Heritage designationGrade II listed
Administration
ParishEast Bridgford
DeaneryEast Bingham
ArchdeaconryNottingham
DioceseDiocese of Southwell and Nottingham

HistoryEdit

The church was dates from the 14th century. It was restored and partly rebuilt by Ewan Christian between 1879 and 1890.

It is in a joint parish with St Peter's Church, East Bridgford.

OrganEdit

The church contains an organ by Taylor of Leicester which was formerly in Wigston Magna Methodist Church, then Markfield Methodist Church, then Castle Donington Methodist Church and then the Bluecoat School, Nottingham. It was installed here in 1978 by David Butterworth. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nikolaus Pevsner (1 January 1979). The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire (2nd ed.). Yale University Press. ISBN 978-0300096361.
  2. ^ "The National Pipe Organ Register - NPOR". Npor.org.uk. Retrieved 1 November 2018.