St Nicholas' Church, Askham

Coordinates: 53°16′00″N 00°53′32″W / 53.26667°N 0.89222°W / 53.26667; -0.89222

St Nicholas' Church, Askham is a parish church in the Church of England in Askham, Nottinghamshire.

St Nicholas' Church, Askham
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DenominationChurch of England
ChurchmanshipBroad Church
History
DedicationSt Nicholas
Specifications
Bells3 rung by hammers
Administration
ParishAskham, Nottinghamshire
DeaneryBassetlaw & Bawtry
DioceseSouthwell and Nottingham
ProvinceYork
Clergy
Vicar(s)Rev J Jesson

The church is Grade II* listed by the Department for Culture, Media & Sport as it is a particularly significant building of more than local interest.[1]

HistoryEdit

The church is medieval, the south nave being 12th century[1] but was restored in 1906 to 1907.[2]

Parish structureEdit

The church is in a group of parishes which includes

BellsEdit

The church has 3 bells which are hung dead on a steel frame with hammers.

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ a b Historic England. "CHURCH OF ST NICHOLAS (1045707)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  2. ^ Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire. page 259. Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.