St Leonard's Church, Newark

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St. Leonard's Church, Newark
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53°05′15″N 0°47′42″W / 53.0875°N 0.7951°W / 53.0875; -0.7951Coordinates: 53°05′15″N 0°47′42″W / 53.0875°N 0.7951°W / 53.0875; -0.7951
Denomination Church of England
Churchmanship Broad Church
Website www.newarkanglican.org.uk
History
Dedication St. Leonard
Administration
Parish Newark on Trent
Diocese Southwell and Nottingham
Province York

St. Leonard's Church, Newark is a parish church in the Church of England in Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire.

History[edit]

The first church was built in Northgate in 1873 by the architect Evans and Jolly of Nottingham.[1] It cost £4,000 and was consecrated by Christopher Wordsworth, Bishop of Lincoln on 28 January 1873.

A new church was built to replace it in 1978 on Lincoln Road. It was designed by the architect Gordon Smith. It was dedicated by the Bishop of Southwell on 5 November 1978.

Organ[edit]

List of organists[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire. page 188. Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.