Church of St Martin, Salisbury facts for kids
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|Sarum St Martin|
|Location||St. Martin's Church Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2HY|
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Functional status||Parish church|
|Heritage designation||Grade I listed|
|Parish||Salisbury, Saint Martin|
|Archdeaconry||Archdeaconry of Sarum|
|Diocese||Diocese of Salisbury|
The church has a 13th-century chancel, a 14th-century tower with spire, and a 15th-century nave with aisles. From 1849 to 1850, the church building was restored by Thomas Henry Wyatt and David Brandon.
On 28 February 1952, the church was designated a grade I listed building.
The parish falls in the Traditional Anglo-Catholic tradition of the Church of England. As it rejects the ordination of women, the parish receives alternative episcopal oversight from the Bishop of Ebbsfleet (currently Jonathan Goodall).
- Bruce Duncan, Principal of Sarum College, honorary curate
- Clement Ricketts, later Bishop of Dunwich, served his curacy here
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