St Andrew's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne

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St Andrew's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne
St Andrew's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne
54°58′25.2″N 1°37′7.91″W / 54.973667°N 1.6188639°W / 54.973667; -1.6188639Coordinates: 54°58′25.2″N 1°37′7.91″W / 54.973667°N 1.6188639°W / 54.973667; -1.6188639
Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Country England
Denomination Church of England
Website standrewsnewcastle.org.uk
Administration
Deanery Newcastle (Central)
Archdeaconry Northumberland
Diocese Diocese of Newcastle

St Andrew's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne is a Grade I listed parish church in the Church of England[1] in Newcastle upon Tyne.

History[edit]

The church dates from the 12th century, but is mainly of 13th and 14th century construction. The porch was re-fronted in 1726. Other restoration work was undertaken in 1866 by Fowler.

Burials[edit]

Organ[edit]

The earliest records of organs are from 1783 when an organ was installed by Donaldson. Subsequent restorations have been carried out by Gray, Nicholson, Binns and Harrison and Harrison.

A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.[2]

Organists[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Buildings of England : Newcastle and Gateshead: Nikolaus Pevsner.
  2. ^ http://npor.org.uk/cgi-bin/Rsearch.cgi?Fn=Rsearch&rec_index=R00859