Holy Trinity Church, Ventnor
|Holy Trinity Church, Ventnor|
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Vicar(s)||Revd Hugh Wright|
The church dates from 1860 to 1862 by the architect C.E. Giles. The first vicar was Revd. Arthur Lewis Babington Peile (1862–1884) who was also Hon Chaplain to Queen Victoria at Osborne House (1879–1889).
The church is within a group which includes:
- Old St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch
- St. Boniface Church, Bonchurch
- Holy Trinity Church, Ventnor
- St. Catherine's Church, Ventnor
The church has a pipe organ by Forster and Andrews dating from 1865. The organ was rebuilt and enlarged in 1908 by W J Burton, organbuilder of Winchester, at the expense of Charles Boyd, also of Winchester, a sometime singer in the church choir. The rebuilt organ was dedicated by Edwin H Lemare. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.
List of organists
- Rupert Mossley ca. 1949
- Edwin Lemare (father of Edwin Lemare)1861-1923
- Adeliza Burndred (until 1989)
- Duncan Williams 1991-on
- The Buildings of England, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Nikolaus Pevsner
- Who's who in music. Shaw Publishing Ltd. 1949–50.