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Archdeaconries and deaneries

Episcopal area Archdeaconries Rural Deaneries Paid clergy Churches Population People/clergy People/church Churches/clergy
Bradford Episcopal Area

(area Bishop of Bradford)

Archdeaconry of Bradford Deanery of Aire & Worth 18.5 29 143,866 7,777 4,961 1.57
Deanery of Inner Bradford 18|175,979|10,665 9,777 1.09
Deanery of Outer Bradford 19 22 177,757 9,356 8,080 1.16
Deanery of South Craven & Wharfedale 12 13 53,328 4,444 4,102 1.08
Huddersfield Episcopal Area

(area Bishop of Huddersfield)

Archdeaconry of Halifax Deanery of Almondbury 6 16 73,391 12,232 4,587 2.67
Deanery of Birstall 7 13 72,466 10,352 5,574 1.86
Deanery of Brighouse & Elland 9 17 67,559 7,507 3,974 1.89
Deanery of Calder Valley 3 11 40,260 13,420 3,660 3.67
Deanery of Dewsbury 8 17 111,583 13,948 6,564 2.13
Deanery of Halifax 14 16 91,155 6,511 5,697 1.14
Deanery of Huddersfield 10 19 108,820 10,882 5,727 1.9
Deanery of Kirkburton 10 20 55,470 5,547 2,774 2
Leeds Episcopal Area

(area Bishop of Kirkstall)

Archdeaconry of Leeds Deanery of Allerton 15 19 146,872 9,791 7,730 1.27
Deanery of Armley 19 29 239,414 12,601 8,256 1.53
Deanery of Headingley 19 21 180,799 9,516 8,609 1.11
Deanery of Whitkirk 15 18 147,203 9,814 8,178 1.2
Wakefield Episcopal Area

(area Bishop of Wakefield)

Archdeaconry of Pontefract Deanery of Barnsley 12 21 123,937 10,328 5,902 1.75
Deanery of Pontefract 16 30 151,482 9,468 5,049 1.88
Deanery of Wakefield 31|177,831|6,840 5,736 1.19
Ripon Episcopal Area

(area Bishop of Ripon)

Archdeaconry of Richmond & Craven Deanery of Bowland & Ewecross 9 25 19,007 2,112 760 2.78
Deanery of Harrogate 21 41 122,920 5,853 2,998 1.95
Deanery of Richmond 11 44 47,485 4,317 1,079 4
Deanery of Ripon 53|46,939|3,912 886 4.42
Deanery of Skipton 10 23 41,123 4,112 1,788 2.3
Deanery of Wensley 5 36 25,765 5,153 716 7.2
Total/average 323 602 2,642,411 8,181 4,389 1.86

*including a Cathedral

Churches

Outside deanery structures

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Cathedra (Bradford) Cathedral of St Peter, Bradford [1] Ancient (Medieval) 3 2,256
Cathedra (Ripon) Cathedral of SS Peter & Wilfrid, Ripon [2] Ancient (Medieval) 4 13,341
Chapel of St John the Baptist, Ripon mid C19th
Chapel of St Mary Magdalen, Ripon [3] Medieval
St Michael & All Angels, Littlethorpe 1878
St John the Baptist, Bishop Monkton [4] Medieval (1879)
St Leonard, Burton Leonard Medieval (1878)
St John the Evangelist, Sharow [5] 1825
Holy Innocents, Copt Hewick 1876
Cathedra (Wakefield) Cathedral of All Saints, Wakefield [6] Ancient (Medieval) 5 1,512
Chantry Chapel of St Mary, Wakefield [7] Medieval

Deanery of Aire and Worth

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Baildon (St John the Evangelist) (St Hugh Mission Church) (St James)
  • St John the Evangelist, Baildon
  • St Hugh's Mission Church, Baildon
  • St James, Baildon
[8]
  • Vicar: Sandra Benham
  • Curate: Ruth Yeoman
16,706
Bingley (All Saints) [9]
  • Vicar: Martyn Weaver
  • Curate: Ruth Dowson
  • Curate: Peter Mayo-Smith
11,099
  • The Eldwick Church (CoE/Meth)
[10]
Bingley (Holy Trinity) [11]
  • Vicar: Andrew Clarke
7,120
Cottingley (St Michael and All Angels)
  • St Michael & All Angels, Cottingley
[12]
  • Vicar: Malcolm Hendry
5,461
Harden (St Saviour) and Wilsden, Cullingworth and Denholme
  • St Saviour, Harden (1865)
[13]
  • Team Rector: Vacant
  • Team Vicar: Suzy McCarter
  • NSM: Liz Moy
12,480
  • St Matthew, Wilsden (1826)
[14]
  • St John the Evangelist, Cullingworth
[15]
  • Denholme Shared Church (1843)
[16]
Haworth (St Michael and All Angels) and Cross Roads Cum Lees [17]
  • Rector: Peter Mullins
  • NSM: Julie Roberts
6,888
Ingrow (St John the Evangelist) With Hainworth
  • St John the Evangelist, Ingrow
  • Vicar: Vacant
13,157
Keighley (All Saints) (St Andrew)
  • Keighley Shared Church (CoE/Meth)
[18]
  • Team Rector: Michael Cansdale
  • Team Vicar: Jon Pritchard
  • Team Vicar: Graham Potter
  • Curate: Tracey Raistrick
  • NSM: John Long
  • NSM: John Ineson
  • NSM: Natasha Thomas
  • Hon. Curate: Malcolm Foy
29,992
  • St Mark, Utley
[19]
  • All Saints, Keighley
  • St Barnabas, Thwaites Brow
Morton (St Luke) and Riddlesden
  • St Luke, East Morton
[20]
  • Vicar: Tony Walker
  • NSM: Jenny Ramsden
8,042
  • St Mary the Virgin, Riddlesden
[21]
Oakworth (Christ Church)
  • Christ Church, Oakworth
  • St John, Newsholme
[22]
  • Vicar: Vacant
  • NSM: Bryony Partridge
5,139
Oxenhope (St Mary the Virgin)
  • St Mary the Virgin, Oxenhope
  • Vicar: Cat Thatcher
  • NSM: Julie Roberts (see above)
3,048
Shipley (St Paul)
  • St Paul, Shipley (1826)
[23]
  • Vicar: Henriette Howarth
  • NSM: John Butler
5,734
Shipley (St Peter)
  • St Peter, Shipley
[24]
  • Vicar: John Rainer
6,730
Steeton (St Stephen)
  • St Stephen, Steeton with Eastburn (1869)
[25]
  • Vicar: Vacant
4,387
Windhill (Christ Church)
  • Christ Church, Windhill (CoE/Meth)
  • Priest-in-Charge: Mark Watson
7,883

Deanery of Inner Bradford

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Bankfoot (St Matthew) and Bowling St Stephen
  • St Matthew, Bankfoot
[26]
  • Vicar: Jimmy Hinton
  • Curate: Stephen Treasure (see below)
  • Curate: Hannah Raitt
16,276
  • St Stephen, Bowling
[27]
Bowling (St John)
  • St John, Bowling
[28]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Tim Thomas
  • NSM: Chris Barnes
5,580
Bradford (St Augustine) (St Clement)
  • St Augustine, Bradford
[29]
  • Vicar: Rosy Fairhurst
22,500
  • St Clement, Bradford
[30]
Bradford (St Wilfrid) (St Columba with St Andrew)
  • St Wilfrid, Lidget Green
  • Vicar: Vacant
  • Curate: John Bavington (see below)
17,365
Frizinghall (St Margaret)
  • St Margaret, Frizinghall
[31]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Mark Watson (see above)
4,981
Girlington (St Philip), Heaton and Manningham
  • St Philip, Girlington
  • St Barnabas, Heaton
  • St Martin, Heaton
  • SS Paul & Jude, Manningham
[32]
  • Rector: Vacant
  • Curate: Christopher Chorlton
  • Curate: Sue Jennings
  • Hon. Curate: Denise Poole
47,253
Horton, Great (St John the Evangelist)
  • St John the Evangelist, Great Horton
[33]
  • Vicar: John Bavington
  • Curate: Nathanael Poole
  • Curate: Adam Dickson
14,303
Horton, Little (All Saints) (St Oswald)
  • All Saints, Little Horton
  • St Oswald, Chapel Green
[34]
  • Vicar: Stephen Treasure
  • Curate: Jimmy Hinton (see above)
  • Curate: Jenny Green
  • Curate: Derek Jones
  • NSM: Mark Malek
22,019
Thornbury (St Margaret), Woodhall and Waterloo
  • St Margaret, Thornbury
  • St James the Great, Woodhall
[35]
  • Vicar: Nicholas Clews
  • NSM: Robert Johnson
16,975
Toller Lane (St Chad)
  • St Chad, Toller Lane (1904)
[36]
  • Vicar: Vacant
6,471

Deanery of Outer Bradford

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Allerton (St Peter) (St Francis of Assisi)
  • St Peter, Allerton (1876)
  • St Francis of Assisi, Allerton
[37]
  • Vicar: George Williams
10,650
Bierley (St John the Evangelist)
  • St John the Evangelist, Bierley
  • Vicar: Paul Wheelhouse
7,161
Bolton (St James with St Chrysostom)
  • St James, Bolton
[38]
  • Vicar: Stephen Lees
  • Hon. Curate: Peter Stoodley
9,889
Clayton (St John the Baptist)
  • St John the Baptist, Clayton
[39]
  • Vicar: Vaughan Pollard
  • Curate: Timothy Roberts
9,467
Eccleshill (St Luke)
  • St Luke, Eccleshill
[40]
  • Vicar: John Hartley
14,942
Fairweather Green (St Saviour)
  • St Saviour, Fairweather Green
[41]
  • Vicar: Dorothy Stewart
7,415
Greengates (St John the Evangelist) and Thorpe Edge
  • St John the Evangelist, Greengates
  • Vicar: Mary Winter
  • NSM: Steven Nuttall
10,643
  • St John the Divine, Thorpe Edge
[42]
Idle (Holy Trinity)
  • Holy Trinity, Idle
[43]
  • Vicar: Jim Taylor
  • Curate: Olan Laotan
11,467
Low Moor (Holy Trinity) and Oakenshaw
  • Holy Trinity, Low Moor (1606)
  • St Andrew, Oakenshaw cum Woodlands (1873)
  • Vicar: Ian Jennings
  • NSM: Dorothy Ellis
8,776
Queensbury (Holy Trinity)
  • Holy Trinity, Queensbury
  • Vicar: Stephen Gott
  • NSM: Sandra Neale
9,878
Shelf (St Michael and All Angels) with Buttershaw St Aidan
  • Team Vicar: Andrew Greiff
20,412
Thornton (St James)
  • St James, Thornton
[44]
  • Vicar: Harry Gwinnett
  • NSM: Gloria Hardisty
7,602
Tong (St James) and Laisterdyke
  • St James, Tong
  • St Christopher, Holme Wood
  • St Mary, Laisterdyke
  • Rector: Gary Hodgson
  • Curate: Helen Hodgson
  • Curate: Philippa Slingsby
20,538
Wibsey (St Paul)
  • St Paul, Wibsey (1838)
  • Vicar: Thierry Guillemin
8,286
Wrose (St Cuthbert)
  • St Cuthbert, Wrose
[45]
  • Vicar: Colin Blake
  • Hon. Curate: Peter Stoodley
9,878
Wyke (St Mary the Virgin)
  • St Mary the Virgin, Wyke (1847)
  • Vicar: Vacant
  • Hon. Curate: Margaret Lyons
10,753

Deanery of South Craven and Wharfedale

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Addingham (St Peter) [46]
  • Rector: Jill Perrett
  • NSM: Barbara Clarke
  • Hon. Curate: Paul Summers
3,730
Ben Rhydding (St John the Evangelist)
  • St John the Evangelist, Ben Rhydding
[47]
  • Vicar: Peter Willox
  • NSM: Janette Copsey
3,947
Burley in Wharfedale (St Mary the Virgin)
  • St Mary the Virgin, Burley-in-Wharfedale
[48]
  • Vicar: Alastair Kirk
  • Curate: Gareth Howles
6,972
Cononley (St John the Evangelist) with Bradley
  • St John the Evangelist, Cononley
  • St Mary, Bradley
  • Priest-in-Charge: Julie Bacon
5,086
Kildwick (St Andrew)
  • St Andrew, Kildwick (ANC)
[49]
Ilkley (All Saints)
  • All Saints, Ilkley
[50]
  • Vicar: Michael Coe
  • NSM: Pat Reid
  • NSM: Richard Watson
5,779
Ilkley (St Margaret)
  • St Margaret, Ilkley
[51]
  • Vicar: Philip Gray
5,364
Menston (St John the Divine) with Woodhead
  • St John the Divine, Menston
[52]
  • Vicar: Stephen Proudlove
  • NSM: Andrew Howorth
5,626
Silsden (St James)
  • St James, Silsden
[53]
  • Vicar: David Griffiths
  • Curate: Susan Griffiths
8,257
Sutton (St Thomas) with Cowling and Lothersdale
  • St Thomas, Sutton-in-Craven
  • Holy Trinity, Cowling
  • Christ Church, Lothersdale
[54]
  • Vicar: Helen Collings
  • Curate: Brian Greenfield
8,567

Deanery of Almondbury

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Almondbury (St Michael and St Helen) (St Mary) (All Hallows) with Farnley Tyas
  • SS Michael & Helen, Almondbury
  • All Hallows, Almondbury
  • St Lucius, Farnley Tyas
[55]
  • Team Rector: Mark Zammit
  • Curate: Andrew Steer
  • NSM: Margaret Fossey
  • NSM: Jessica Malay
11,662
Honley (St Mary)
  • St Mary, Honley
  • St George, Brockholes
[56]
  • Vicar: Vacant
7,736
Kirkheaton (St John the Baptist)
  • St John the Baptist, Kirkheaton
  • St Bartholomew, Grange Moor
[57]
  • Rector: Ian Jones
14,889
Meltham Christ the King (St Bartholomew) (St James)
  • Christ Church, Helme
  • St Bartholomew, Meltham
  • St James, Meltham Mills
  • St Mary, Wilshaw
[58]
  • Vicar: John Dracup
  • NSM: Peter Rolls
  • NSM: Dennis Shields
  • OLM: John Radcliffe
8,431
Moldgreen (Christ Church) and Rawthorpe St James
  • Christ Church, Moldgreen
  • St James, Rawthorpe
  • Priest-in-Charge: Charlotte Cheshire
8,487
Newsome (St John the Evangelist) and Armitage Bridge and South Crosland
  • St John the Evangelist, Newsome
  • St Paul, Armitage Bridge
  • Holy Trinity, South Crosland
[59]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Julie Anderson
  • NSM: David Kent
  • OLM: Cynthia Sykes
22,186

Deanery of Birstall

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Birkenshaw (St Paul) with Hunsworth
  • St Paul, Birkenshaw
  • St Luke, East Bierley
[60]
  • Vicar: Arthur Walker
  • NSM: Tina Walker
  • OLM: Ralph Davidson
9,027
Birstall (St Peter) [61]
  • Vicar: Paul Knight
5,490
Brownhill (St Saviour)
  • St Saviour, Brownhill
  • Vicar: Les Mattacks
7,444
Cleckheaton (St Luke) (St John the Evangelist) (Whitechapel)
  • St Luke, Cleckheaton
  • St John the Evangelist, Cleckheaton
  • Whitechapel, Cleckheaton
[62]
  • Vicar: Brunel James
  • NSM: Rachel Cave
  • NSM: Jack Parkes
10,040
Gomersal (St Mary)
  • St Mary the Virgin, Gomersal
[63]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Karen Nicholl
6,920
Hartshead (St Peter), Hightown, Roberttown and Scholes
  • St Peter, Hartshead
  • All Saints, Roberttown
  • SS Philip & James, Scholes
  • Vicar: Richard Burge
  • NSM: Stephen Rochell
  • NSM: Susan Holt
  • OLM: Jayne Lee
11,254
Heckmondwike (All Souls) (St James) (W Norristhorpe) and Liversedge
  • St James, Heckmondwike
  • Christ Church, Liversedge
  • Vicar: Karen Young
  • NSM: Susan Holt (see above)
  • NSM: Cindy Sheard
  • OLM: Jayne Lee (see above)
22,291

Deanery of Brighouse and Elland

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Barkisland (Christ Church) with West Scammonden
  • Christ Church, Barkisland
[64]
  • Vicar: Chris Ball
  • NSM: Carol Hirst
7,047
  • St Bartholomew, West Scammonden
Ripponden (St Bartholomew)
  • St Bartholomew, Ripponden
[65]
  • St John the Divine, Rishworth
[66]
Brighouse (St Martin) and Clifton
  • St Martin, Brighouse
[67]
  • Vicar: Paul Webb
8,879
  • St John the Evangelist, Clifton
[68]
Coley (St John the Baptist)
  • St John the Baptist, Coley
  • Priest-in-Charge: James Allison
2,885
Elland (All Saints) (St Mary the Virgin)
  • Rector: David Burrows
  • Curate: Rodney Chapman (see below)
  • OLM: Philip Chadwick
9,981
Greetland (St Thomas) and West Vale
  • St Thomas, Greetland and West Vale
[69]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Lesley Cheetham
  • Curate: David Burrows (see above)
6,031
Lightcliffe (St Matthew) and Hove Edge
  • St Matthew, Lightcliffe
  • St Chad, Hove Edge
[70]
  • Vicar: Kathryn Buck
9,994
Northowram (St Matthew)
  • St Matthew, Northowram
[71]
  • Vicar: Catherine Barnard
  • Curate: James Allison (see above)
4,871
Rastrick (St John the Divine) (St Matthew)
  • St John the Divine, Rastrick
[72]
  • Vicar: Marion Russell
  • NSM: Stephen Hannam
12,672
  • St Matthew, Rastrick (CoE/Meth)
[73]
Stainland (St Andrew) and Outlane
  • St Andrew, Stainland
[74]
  • Vicar: Rodney Chapman
  • Curate: David Burrows (see above)
5,199
  • St Mary Magdalene, Outlane
[75]

Deanery of Calder Valley

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Erringden, Comprising Cragg Vale and Mytholmroyd
  • St John the Baptist in the Wilderness, Cragg Vale
  • St Michael, Mytholmroyd
[76]
  • Vicar: Catherine Reardon
  • NSM: Martin Macdonald
  • NSM: Marcus Bull
5,327
Hebden Bridge (St James) and Heptonstall
  • St James, Hebden Bridge
[77]
  • Vicar: Vacant
8,504
  • St Thomas the Apostle, Heptonstall
[78]
Luddenden (St Mary) with Luddenden Foot
  • St Mary, Luddenden
[79]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Ian Sparks
  • NSM: Martin Macdonald
3,896
Ryburn Benefice, the (Cottonstones, Norland and Sowerby)
  • St Mary, Cottonstones
  • St Luke, Norland
  • St Peter, Sowerby
[80]
  • Vicar: Jeanette Roberts
  • Curate: Ian Sparks (see above)
  • NSM: Lesley Ennis
7,073
Todmorden (St Mary) (Christ Church) with Cornholme and Walsden
  • St Mary, Todmorden
  • St Michael & All Angels, Cornholme
  • St Peter, Walsden
[81]
  • Hon. Priest-in-Charge: Martin Parrott
  • NSM: John Flood
  • NSM: Nancy White
15,460

Deanery of Dewsbury

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Batley (All Saints) (St Thomas)
  • All Saints, Batley
[82]
  • Vicar: Martin Naylor
  • Curate: Mark Umpleby
23,267
  • St Thomas the Apostle, Batley
[83]
  • St Paul, Hanging Heaton
[84]
  • St Andrew, Purlwell
[85]
Battyeford (Christ the King)
  • Christ the King, Battyeford
[86]
  • Vicar: Margaret McLean
  • NSM: Michael Wood
7,683
Dewsbury (All Saints) (St Mark) (St Matthew and St John the Baptist) [87]
  • Team Rector: Simon Cash
  • Curate: Neil Walpole
  • NSM: Ann Pollard
  • NSM: Heather Thurlow
28,071
Mirfield (St Mary)
  • St Mary the Virgin, Mirfield
  • St Paul, Eastthorpe
  • St John the Evangelist, Upper Hopton
[88]
  • Vicar: Hugh Baker
  • NSM: Helen Butler
12,022
Ravensthorpe (St Saviour) and Thornhill Lees with Savile Town
  • St Saviour, Ravensthorpe
  • Holy Innocents, Thornhill Lees
[89]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Vacant
17,587
Staincliffe (Christ Church) and Carlinghow
  • Christ Church, Staincliffe
[90]
  • Vicar: Gordon Newton
  • Hon. Curate: Malcolm Inman
14,516
  • St John the Evangelist, Carlinghow
[91]
Thornhill (St Michael and All Angels) and Whitley Lower
  • St Michael & All Angels, Thornhill
  • SS Mary & Michael, Whitley Lower
[92]
  • Rector: Deborah Horsfall
8,437

Deanery of Halifax

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Bradshaw (St John the Evangelist) and Holmfield
  • St John the Evangelist, Bradshaw
[93]
  • Vicar: Katia Shoesmith
  • Curate: Jen Clarke
  • NSM: Sue Heptinstall
6,388
  • St Andrew, Holmfield
Halifax (All Saints)
  • All Saints, Salterhebble
[94]
  • Vicar: Stephen Lees
5,484
Halifax (Holy Trinity) (St Jude)
  • Holy Trinity & St Jude, Halifax
[95]
  • Vicar: Richard Frith
  • Curate: Michelle Petch
7,737
Halifax (St John the Baptist) (All Souls) with Siddal [96]
  • Vicar: Hilary Barber
  • Curate: Linda Maslen
  • Curate: Jane Finn
  • NSM: Simon Scott
  • Lecturer (NSM): David Simon
9,701
Halifax St Augustine (School Hall) and Mount Pellon
  • St Augustine, Halifax
[97]
  • Vicar: John Hellewell
  • Curate: Linda Maslen (see above)
14,063
  • Christ Church, Pellon
[98]
King Cross (St Paul)
  • St Paul, King Cross
[99]
  • Vicar: Kevin Barnard
8,011
Mixenden (Holy Nativity) and Illingworth
  • Holy Nativity, Mixenden & Illingworth
[100]
  • Vicar: Robb Sutherland
  • NSM: Yvonne Hagan
11,183
Ovenden (St George)
  • St George the Martyr, Ovenden
[101]
  • Vicar: Gordon Barley
  • NSM: Glenn Roper
6,961
Southowram (St Anne-In-The-Grove) and Claremount
  • St Anne-in-the-Grove, Southowram
[102]
  • Curate: Katia Shoesmith (see above)
  • Curate: Kevin Barnard (see above)
  • NSM: Edmund Kilpatrick
4,975
  • St Thomas the Apostle, Claremount
Sowerby Bridge (Christ Church)
  • Christ Church, Sowerby Bridge
[103]
  • Vicar: Angela Dick
6,664
Warley (St John the Evangelist) and Halifax St Hilda
  • St John the Evangelist, Warley
[104]
  • Vicar: Caroline Greenwood
9,988
  • St Hilda, Halifax
[105]

Deanery of Huddersfield

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Birkby (St Cuthbert) Huddersfield and Birchencliffe
  • St Philip the Apostle, Birchencliffe
  • St Cuthbert, Birkby
  • Vicar: Joanne Hustwick
  • OLM: Janet Sargent
8,404
Birkby (St John the Evangelist) Huddersfield and Woodhouse
  • St John the Evangelist, Huddersfield
[106]
  • Vicar: David Carpenter
14,770
  • Christ Church, Woodhouse
Bradley (St Thomas)
  • St Thomas, Bradley
[107]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Ian Jamieson
10,692
Fixby (St Francis) and Cowcliffe, Huddersfield
  • St Francis, Fixby
  • St Hilda, Cowcliffe
Crosland Moor (St Barnabas) and Linthwaite
  • St Barnabas, Crosland Moor
[108]
  • Priest-in-Charge: Paul Witts
  • NSM: Susan Brooks
17,335
  • Christ Church, Linthwaite
[109]
Golcar (St John the Evangelist) and Longwood
  • St John the Evangelist, Golcar
[110]
  • Vicar: Simon Crook
16,638
  • St Mark the Evangelist, Longwood
[111]
Huddersfield (Holy Trinity) [112]
  • Vicar: Mike Wilkins
  • Curate: Steve Harvey
  • NSM: Richard Swindell
6,185
Huddersfield (St Peter) [113]
  • Vicar: Simon Moor
  • NSM: Carol Hawkins
4,125
  • The Net, Huddersfield
[114]
Huddersfield All Saints (St Thomas)
  • Vicar: Leslie Pinfield
5,275
Lindley (St Stephen)
  • St Stephen, Lindley
  • Vicar: Rachel Firth
15,609
Marsden (St Bartholomew) and Slaithwaite with East Scammonden
  • St Bartholomew, Marsden
[115]
  • Vacant
9,787
  • St James, Slaithwaite
[116]
  • Shred Mission Church

Deanery of Kirkburton

Benefice Churches Link Clergy Population served Ref
Cumberworth (St Nicholas), Denby, Denby Dale and Shepley
  • St Nicholas, Cumberworth
[117]
  • Rector: Joyce Jones
  • Curate: Stephanie Hunter
8,993
  • Holy Trinity, Denby Dale
  • St John the Evangelist, Denby
  • St Paul, Shepley
Holme Valley, the Upper, Comprising Hepworth, Holmbridge, Holmfirth, Netherthong, New Mill, Thurstonland, and Upperthong [118]
  • Team Rector: Sean Robertshaw
  • Team Vicar: Keith Griffin
  • Team Vicar: Nick Heaton
  • Team Vicar: Diane Ellerton
  • NSM: Stephen Dixon
  • NSM: Ailsa Brooke
  • NSM: Evelyne Barrow
  • OLM: Geoffrey Bamford
21,561
Hoyland, High (All Saints), Scissett and Clayton West
  • All Saints, Clayton West
[119]
  • Rector: Sarah Farrimond
  • NSM: Katherine Currie
4,337
  • St Augustine, Scissett
[120]
Kirkburton (All Hallows) and Shelley
  • All Hallows, Kirkburton
  • Emmanuel, Shelley
[121]
  • Vicar: Amanda Grant
  • OLM: Janet Craven
  • OLM: Robert Chambers
7,644
Lepton (St John the Evangelist), Emley and Flockton with Denby Grange
  • St John the Evangelist, Lepton
[122]
  • Rector: Val Keating
8,390
  • St Michael the Archangel, Emley
[123]
  • St James the Great, Flockton
[124]
Skelmanthorpe (St Aidan)
  • St Aidan, Skelmanthorpe
[125]
  • Vicar: Philip Reynolds
4,545

Deanery of Allerton

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Bardsey (All Hallows) All Hallows, Bardsey [126] Ancient 1 3,628
St Mary Magdalene, East Keswick 1857
Burmantofts (St Agnes) and Harehills, Leeds St Agnes United Church, Burmantofts (CoE/Baptist) [127] 1877 (1889) 1 12,938
SS Cyprian & James, Harehills [128] 1903 (1959)
Chapel Allerton (St Matthew) St Matthew, Chapel Allerton [129] Medieval (1900) 1 16,344
Gipton (Church of the Epiphany) and Oakwood The Epiphany, Gipton [130] 1936 (1938) 2 16,168
Oakwood Church (CoE/Methodist) [131] c. 1800 (1986)
Leeds (St Aidan) St Aidan, Leeds [132] 1894 2 14,904
Leeds (St Wilfrid) St Wilfrid, Harehills [133] 0 8,048
Leeds City (St Peter) (Holy Trinity) Minster of St Peter, Leeds [134] Ancient (1841) 1 6,506
Holy Trinity, Leeds 1727
Leeds Richmond Hill (St Saviour) St Saviour, Richmond Hill 1845 0 4,257
Moor Allerton (St John the Evangelist) (St Stephen)
and Shadwell Team Ministry, Including Alwoodley and Moortown
St Barnabas, Alwoodley [135] 4 31,522
St John the Evangelist, Moor Allerton [136] 1853
St Stephen, Moortown
St Paul, Shadwell [137] 1842
Potternewton (St Martin) with Little London St Martin, Potternewton [138] 1881 1 19,476
All Souls, Little London
Roundhay (St Edmund King and Martyr) St Edmund King & Martyr, Roundhay [139] 2 13,081

Deanery of Armley

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Ardsley, East (St Gabriel) (St Michael) St Gabriel, East Ardsley [140] 1 6,033
St Michael, East Ardsley Medieval (1881)
Ardsley, West (St Mary) St Mary, Woodkirk [141] Medieval 1 12,975
Armley (St Bartholomew) with New Wortley St Bartholomew, Armley [142] 1630 (1877) 1 9,510
Armley, Upper (Christ Church) Christ Church, Armley [143] 1872 2 7,966
Beeston (St Mary the Virgin) St Mary the Virgin, Beeston [144] Medieval (1877) 1 22,162
The Church in Cottingley (CoE/Methodist/URC) 1974 (1981)
Belle Isle (St John and St Barnabas) and Hunslet SS John & Barnabas, Belle Isle [145] c. 1945 1 20,993
Bramley (St Peter) St Peter, Bramley [146] 1 19,573
St Margaret, Newlay Lane
Calverley (St Wilfrid) St Wilfrid, Calverley [147] Medieval 1 5,074
Cross Green (St Hilda) St Hilda, Cross Green 1 2,004
Drighlington (St Paul) and Gildersome St Paul, Drighlington [148] 1 11,031
St Peter, Gildersome [149]
Farsley (St John the Evangelist) St John the Evangelist, Farsley [150] 2 11,140
The Church in Rodley (CoE/Methodist)
Holbeck (St Luke the Evangelist) St Luke the Evangelist, Holbeck [151] 1 11,549
Middleton (St Mary the Virgin) (St Cross) St Mary the Virgin, Middleton [152] 1846 1 15,623
St Cross, Middleton 1933
Morley (St Peter) (St Paul) St Andrew, Morley [153] 1 27,991
St Paul, Morley
St Peter, Morley [154] 1830
Pudsey (St Lawrence and St Paul) SS Lawrence & Paul, Pudsey [155] pre-1800 (1824) 1 17,356
Stanningley (St Thomas) St Thomas, Stanningley [156] 1841 1 9,476
Christ the Saviour, Swinnow
Wortley (St John the Evangelist) and Farnley St John the Evangelist, Wortley 0 20,603
SS James & Michael, Farnley
Moor Top Church, Farnley
Wyther (Venerable Bede) Venerable Bede, Wyther 1938 1 8,355

Deanery of Headingley

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Abbeylands Team Ministry, Comprising Hawksworth Wood with
Moor Grange, Horsforth, and Kirkstall
St Mary, Hawksworth Wood [157] 1922 (1935) 2 25,391
St Andrew, Moor Grange 1960s
St Margaret, Horsforth [158]
St Stephen, Kirkstall 1829
Adel (St John the Baptist) St John the Baptist, Adel [159] Medieval 0 6,990
Bramhope (St Giles) St Giles, Bramhope [160] 1881 1 3,720
Burley (St Matthias) St Matthias with Riverside, Burley [161] 1854 2 6,812
Cookridge (Holy Trinity) Holy Trinity, Cookridge [162] 1 5,975
Guiseley (St Oswald King and Martyr) with Esholt St Oswald King & Martyr, Guiseley [163] Medieval 1 14,195
St Paul, Esholt 1839
Headingley Team Ministry (St Michael and All Angels) (St Chad) St Michael & All Angels, Headingley [164] 1627 (1886) 1 24,704
St Chad, Far Headingley [165] 1868
Ireland Wood (St Paul) St Paul, Ireland Wood [166] 2 10,969
Leeds (All Hallows) All Hallows, Leeds [167] 1876 (1970s) 1 9,874
Leeds (St George) St George, Leeds [168] 1837 3 9,034
Meanwood (Holy Trinity) Holy Trinity, Meanwood [169] 0 10,072
Otley (All Saints) All Saints, Otley [170] Ancient (Medieval) 2 13,813
Rawdon (St Peter) St Peter, Rawdon [171] 1 6,882
Woodhouse St Mark and Wrangthorn St Augustine of Hippo, Wrangthorn [172] 0 12,359
Woodside (St James) St James, Woodside [173] 1 8,224
Yeadon (St John the Evangelist) St John the Evangelist, Yeadon [174] 1844 1 11,785

Deanery of Whitkirk

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Allerton Bywater (St Mary the Less), Kippax and Swillington St Mary the Less, Allerton Bywater [175] 1865 2 19,331
St Mary the Virgin, Kippax
St Mary, Swillington
Elmete Trinity, Comprising Barwick, Scholes, and Thorner All Saints, Barwick-in-Elmet [176] Medieval 2 7,575
St Philip, Scholes [177]
St Peter, Thorner [178] Medieval
Garforth (St Mary the Virgin) St Mary the Virgin, Garforth [179] 1844 1 15,006
Halton (St Wilfrid) and Osmondthorpe St Philip St Wilfrid, Halton 1939 2 18,173
St Philip, Osmondthorpe
Manston (St James) St James the Great, Manston [180] 1847 (1913) 1 10,117
Rothwell (Holy Trinity), Lofthouse, Methley with Mickletown
and Oulton with Woodlesford Team Ministry, The
Christ Church, Lofthouse [181] 1840 3 33,382
St Oswald, Methley Ancient (Medieval)
St John the Evangelist, Oulton 1829
Holy Trinity, Rothwell Ancient (Medieval)
Seacroft (St James) (Church of the Ascension) (St Richard)
(St Luke) (St Paul)
St James, Seacroft [182] 1845 2 30,501
St Richard, Seacroft
St Paul, Whitmoor
Whitkirk (St Mary) St Mary, Whitkirk [183] Medieval 2 13,118

Deanery of Barnsley

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Athersley (St Helen) and Carlton St Helen, Athersley 0 12,369
St John the Evangelist, Carlton 1879
Barnsley (St Peter and St John the Baptist) SS Peter & John the Baptist, Barnsley 1 7,460
Barnsley (St George's Parish Church Centre) St George, Barnsley [184] 3 26,759
Barnsley, Central (St Edward the Confessor) (St Mary) (St Thomas) St Edward the Confessor, Kingstone [185] 1902
St Mary, Barnsley Ancient (1822)
St Paul, Barnsley 1936
St Thomas, Gawber 1848
Barnsley, West, Comprising Cawthorne, Dodworth, Hoylandswaine,
and Silkstone
All Saints, Cawthorne Ancient (Medieval) 3 11,661
St John the Baptist, Dodworth [186]
St John the Evangelist, Hoylandswaine
All Saints, Silkstone Ancient (Medieval)
Cudworth (St John) St John the Baptist, Cudworth 1 9,454
Darton (All Saints) with Staincross and Mapplewell All Saints, Darton [187] Medieval 1 16,795
St John the Evangelist, Staincross
Grimethorpe (St Luke) with Brierley St Luke, Grimethorpe 1904 0 7,280
St Paul, Brierley 1869
Lundwood (St Mary Magdalene) St Mary Magdalene, Lundwood 0 4,663
Monk Bretton (St Paul) St Paul, Monk Bretton [188] 1838 (1878) 2 11,151
Royston (St John the Baptist) and Felkirk St John the Baptist, Royston 1 16,345
St Peter, Felkirk Medieval

Deanery of Pontefract

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Ackworth (All Saints) (St Cuthbert) All Saints, Ackworth [189] 1888 1 6,907
St Cuthbert, Ackworth Medieval
Airedale (Holy Cross) with Fryston Holy Cross, Airedale [190] 1934 1 14,703
Badsworth (St Mary the Virgin) St Mary the Virgin, Badsworth Medieval 1 7,334
St Margaret, North Elmsall 1896
Brotherton (St Edward the Confessor) St Edward the Confessor, Brotherton Medieval 1 6,978
Ferrybridge (St Andrew) St Andrew, Ferrybridge [191] Medieval
Carleton (St Michael) and E Hardwick St Michael, Carleton 1 3,654
St Stephen, East Hardwick [192] 1660 (1873)
Castleford Team Parish (All Saints) (St Michael and All Angels),
Including Glasshoughton, Hightown, and Whitwood
All Saints, Castleford [193] 2 25,298
St Michael & All Angels, Castleford
St Paul the Apostle, Glasshoughton
All Saints, Hightown
Elmsall, South (St Mary the Virgin) St Mary the Virgin, South Elmsall [194] 1910 1 9,344
Featherstone (All Saints) (St Thomas) All Saints, Featherstone 1 11,275
St Thomas, Featherstone 1870s
Hemsworth (St Helen) St Helen, Hemsworth [195] Ancient (Medieval) 1 9,301
Kinsley (Resurrection) with Wragby Resurrection, Kinsley [196] 1 4,775
St Michael & Our Lady, Wragby
Kirkby, South (All Saints) All Saints, South Kirkby [197] Ancient (Medieval) 0 9,579
Knottingley (St Botolph) and Kellington with Whitley St Edmund, Kellington [198] Medieval 1 14,059
All Saints, Whitley Bridge 1861
St Botolph, Knottingley [199] Medieval
Pontefract (All Saints) All Saints, Pontefract [200] Medieval (C19th) 2 25,415
Pontefract (St Giles) (St Mary) St Giles, Pontefract [201] Medieval
St Mary, Chequerfield
Went Valley, Comprising Darrington, Kirk Smeaton, and Wentbridge St Luke & All Saints, Darrington 1 2,270
St John, Wentbridge
St Peter, Kirk Smeaton
Womersley (St Martin) St Martin, Womersley Medieval 1 590

Deanery of Wakefield

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Altofts (St Mary Magdalene) St Mary Magdalene, Altofts [202] 1879 1 10,354
Sharlston (St Luke) St Luke the Evangelist, Sharlston [203]
Alverthorpe (St Paul) St Paul, Alverthorpe 1826 0 15,810
Westgate Common (St Michael the Archangel) St Michael the Archangel, Wakefield
Chapelthorpe (St James) St James the Great, Chapelthorpe [204] 1 12,524
Crofton (All Saints) All Saints, Crofton [205] Medieval 1 5,724
Horbury (St Peter and St Leonard) with Horbury Bridge (St John) SS Peter & Leonard, Horbury [206] Ancient (1794) 1 6,997
St John, Horbury Bridge C19th
Horbury Junction (St Mary) St Mary the Virgin, Horbury Junction [207] 1887 (1893) 1 3,045
Lupset (St George) St George, Lupset [208] 1937 2 12,819
Thornes (St James) with Christ Church St James, Thornes
Middlestown (St Luke) St Luke, Middlestown 1 5,636
St Andrew, Netherton
Normanton (All Saints) All Saints, Normanton [209] Medieval 1 15,415
Ossett (Holy and Undivided Trinity) and Gawthorpe Holy Trinity, Ossett Medieval (1865) 2 12,737
Ossett, South (Christ Church) Christ Church, South Ossett [210] 1 8,472
Outwood (St Mary Magdalene), Stanley and Wrenthorpe St Mary Magdalene, Outwood 2 24,848
St Peter's Church Centre, Stanley 1824 (2001)
St Anne, Wrenthorpe
Ryhill (St James) St James, Ryhill 0 5,193
Sandal Magna (St Helen) St Helen, Sandal Magna [211] Ancient (Medieval) 1 13,286
St Paul, Walton 1898 (1963)
Wakefield (St Andrew) St Mary (St Swithun's Centre) and Belle Vue
St Catherine
St Andrew, Wakefield [212] 1846 3 14,615
St Swithun's Centre, Wakefield
St Catherine, Wakefield [213]
Wakefield (St John the Baptist) St John the Baptist, Wakefield [214] 1795 1 6,609
Warmfield (St Peter) St Peter the Apostle, Warmfield [215] Medieval 1 934
Woolley (St Peter) St Peter, Woolley [216] Medieval 1 1,301
The Church in West Bretton (CoE/Meth)

Deanery of Bowland and Ewecross

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Bentham (St John the Baptist), Burton-In-Lonsdale, Chapel-Le-Dale,
Ingleton and Thornton-In-Lonsdale
St John the Baptist, Bentham Medieval 4 6,175
All Saints, Burton-in-Lonsdale 1876
St Leonard, Chapel-le-Dale C17th
St Mary, Ingleton Medieval
St Oswald, Thornton-in-Lonsdale Medieval
Clapham-With-Keasden (St James) and Austwick St James, Clapham Medieval 1 1,326
St Matthew, Keasden 1873
Eldroth Church c. 1627
The Epiphany, Austwick Medieval (1839)
Gargrave (St Andrew) with Coniston Cold St Andrew, Gargrave [217] Medieval (1521) 0 2,099
St Peter, Coniston Cold 1846
Giggleswick (St Alkelda) and Rathmell with Wigglesworth St Alkelda, Giggleswick [218] Medieval 1 5,326
Holy Trinity, Rathmell mid-C19th
Settle (Holy Ascension) Holy Ascension, Settle 1838
Langcliffe (St John the Evangelist) with Stainforth and
Horton-In-Ribblesdale
St Oswald, Horton-in-Ribblesdale Medieval
St Peter, Stainforth 1842
St John the Evangelist, Langcliffe 1851
Hellifield (St Aidan) and Long Preston St Aidan, Hellifield [219] 1906 1 2,219
Halton West Mission Church
St Mary the Virgin, Long Preston [220] Medieval
Kirkby-In-Malhamdale (St Michael the Archangel) St Michael the Archangel, Kirkby Malham [221] Medieval 1 733
Slaidburn (St Andrew) with Tosside St Andrew, Slaidburn Medieval 1 1,129
St George, Dunsop Bridge C19th
St James, Dale Head 1852 (1938)
St Bartholomew, Tosside C18th

Deanery of Harrogate

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Bilton (St John the Evangelist) and St Luke St John the Evangelist, Bilton [222] 1857 3 18,154
St Luke, Harrogate 1898
Collingham (St Oswald) with Harewood St Oswald, Collingham Ancient (Medieval) 1 6,139
Spofforth (All Saints) with Kirk Deighton All Saints, Spofforth [223] Medieval
SS Joseph & James, Follifoot 1848
All Saints, Kirk Deighton Medieval
St Helen, Little Ribston 1860
Hampsthwaite (St Thomas À Becket) and Killinghall and Birstwith St Thomas à Becket, Hampsthwaite [224] Ancient (1820) 1 3,612
St Thomas the Apostle, Killinghall [225] 1880
Felliscliffe Mission Church [226] 1893
St James, Birstwith [227] 1857
Harrogate (St Mark) St Mark, Harrogate [228] 1893 (1899) 3 9,354
Harrogate (St Wilfrid) St Wilfrid, Harrogate [229] 1902 (1914) 2 13,072
Kairos Church [230] c. 2010
Harrogate, High (Christ Church) Christ Church, High Harrogate [231] 1755 (1831) 1 14,907
Harrogate, High (St Peter) St Peter, Harrogate [232] 1870 3 3,894
Knaresborough (Holy Trinity) (St John the Baptist), Goldsborough,
Nidd and Brearton
St John the Baptist, Knaresborough [233] Medieval 1 16,607
Holy Trinity, Knaresborough 1856
St John the Baptist, Brearton 1836
St Mary, Goldsborough Medieval
SS Paul & Margaret, Nidd Medieval (1866)
Pannal (St Robert of Knaresborough) with Beckwithshaw St Robert of Knaresborough, Pannal [234] Medieval 2 7,467
St Michael & All Angels, Beckwithshaw [235] 1886
Starbeck (St Andrew) St Andrew, Starbeck [236] 1889 (1910) 1 10,089
Walkingham Hill, Comprising Arkendale, Copgrove, Farnham,
Scotton, and Staveley
St Bartholomew, Arkendale Medieval (1837) 1 1,879
St Michael & All Angels, Copgrove Medieval
St Oswald, Farnham Medieval
St Thomas, Scotton 1889
All Saints, Staveley Medieval (1864)
Washburn and Mid-Wharfe, Comprising Blubberhouses, Denton,
Farnley, Fewston, Leathley, and Weston
All Saints, Farnley [237] Medieval (1851) 0 1,768
St Andrew, Blubberhouses [238] 1856
SS Michael & Lawrence, Fewston Medieval (1697)
St Oswald, Leathley [239] Medieval
St Helen, Denton Medieval (1776)
All Saints, Weston [240] Medieval
Wetherby (St James) St James, Wetherby [241] Medieval (1842) 2 10,900
Wharfedale, Lower, Comprising Kirkby Overblow with Sicklinghall,
Pool and Arthington, and Weeton with North Rigton and Stainburn
All Saints, Kirkby Overblow [242] Ancient (Medieval) 0 5,078
St Peter, Sicklinghall 1881
St Wilfrid, Pool [243] Medieval (1840)
St John the Evangelist, North Rigton C19th (1911)
St Barnabas, Weeton [244] 1852

Deanery of Richmond

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Catterick (St Anne) St Anne, Catterick Ancient (Medieval) 1 4,341
Holy Trinity, Tunstall 1846
Dere Street, East, Comprising Barton, Cleasby with Stapleton, Croft,
Eryholme, Manfield, and Middleton Tyas with Moulton
SS Cuthbert & Mary, Barton Medieval (1840) 1 3,081
St Peter, Cleasby pre-C19th (1828)
St Peter, Croft-on-Tees Medieval
St Mary, Eryholme Medieval
All Saints, Manfield Ancient (Medieval)
St Michael & All Angels, Middleton Tyas Medieval
Moulton Mission Church
Easby (St Agatha) with Skeeby and Brompton On Swale and
Bolton On Swale
St Agatha, Easby Ancient (Medieval) 1 3,575
St Agatha, Skeeby 1840
St Mary, Bolton-on-Swale Medieval
St Paul, Brompton-on-Swale 1838
Forcett (St Cuthbert) and Aldbrough and Melsonby St Paul, Aldbrough St John [245] 1890 1 2,017
Christ Church, East Layton 1895
St Cuthbert, Forcett Ancient (Medieval)
St James the Great, Melsonby Ancient (Medieval)
Hipswell (St John the Evangelist) St John the Evangelist, Hipswell [246] Medieval (1811) 1 15,042
St Cuthbert, Colburn 1957
Holmedale, Comprising Barningham, Gilling, Hutton Magna,
Kirkby Ravensworth, and Wycliffe
St Michael & All Angels, Barningham Medieval (1816) 1 2,238
St Agatha, Gilling Medieval
St Mary, Hutton Magna Medieval (1878)
St James, Dalton 1897
SS Peter & Felix, Kirkby Ravensworth Ancient (Medieval)
St Mary, Wycliffe Medieval
Richmond (St Mary with Holy Trinity) with Hudswell and Downholme
and Marske
St Mary, Richmond [247] Medieval 1 9,118
St Michael & All Angels, Hudswell Medieval (1884)
St Michael & All Angels, Downholme Medieval
St Edmund King & Martyr, Marske Medieval
Swaledale, Comprising Arkengarthdale, Grinton, Melbecks, and
Muker
St Mary, Arkengarthdale [248] pre-C19th (1818) 2 1,803
St Andrew, Grinton Medieval
Holy Trinity, Low Row 1840
St Mary, Muker Medieval (1580)
Teesdale, Lower St Giles, Bowes Medieval 1 3,712
Laithkirk Parish Church 1577
St Cuthbert, Cotherstone 1881
St Romald, Romaldkirk Ancient (Medieval)
St Mary, Brignall Medieval (1834)
Holy Trinity, Startforth Medieval (1863)
Wiske Benefice, The, Comprising Birkby, Danby Wiske with
Hutton Bonville, Great Smeaton with Appleton Wiske, and
the Cowtons
St Peter, Birkby Medieval (1776) 1 2,558
St Mary, Appleton Wiske Medieval
St Eloy, Great Smeaton Medieval
Danby Wiske Parish Church Medieval
All Saints, East Cowton [249] Medieval (1910)

Deanery of Ripon

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Aldborough (St Andrew) with Boroughbridge and Roecliffe St Andrew, Aldborough [250] Medieval 0 3,904
St James, Boroughbridge Medieval (1851)
St Mary, Lower Dunsforth Medieval (1860)
St John, Minskip c. 1907
St Mary, Roecliffe 1843
Bishop Thornton (St John the Evangelist), Burnt Yates, Markington,
Ripley and South Stainley
St John the Evangelist, Bishop Thornton [251] 1 2,081
St Andrew, Burnt Yates 1840
St Michael the Archangel, Markington 1844
All Saints, Ripley Ancient (Medieval)
St Wilfrid, South Stainley Medieval (1845)
Dacre (Holy Trinity) with Hartwith and Darley with Thornthwaite Holy Trinity, Dacre Banks [252] 1838 1 3,494
Christ Church, Darley
St Jude, Hartwith 1751
St Saviour, Thornthwaite Medieval
Nidderdale, Upper, Comprising Bewerley Grange, Greenhow Hill,
Middlesmoor, Pateley Bridge, Ramsgill, and Wilsill
Bewerley Grange Chapel 1965 (1495) 1 3,432
St Mary, Greenhow Hill 1858
St Chad, Middlesmoor Ancient (1866)
St Cuthbert, Pateley Bridge Medieval (182745)
St Mary, Ramsgill 1842
St Michael & All Angels, Wilsill 1906
Fountains Group, The, Comprising Aldfield, Dallowgill, Grewelthorpe,
Kirkby Malzeard, Mickley, Sawley, and Winksley
St James, Grewelthorpe 1846 0 2,866
St Andrew, Kirkby Malzeard Medieval
The Resurrection, Dallowgill 1956
St John the Evangelist, Mickley 1841
St Lawrence, Aldfield [253] Medieval (c. 1782)
St Michael & All Angels, Sawley Medieval (1879)
SS Cuthbert & Oswald, Winksley 1917
Kirby-On-The-Moor (All Saints), Cundall with Norton-Le-Clay and
Skelton-Cum-Newby
All Saints, Kirby-on-the-Moor [254] Ancient (Medieval) 1 2,583
St Mary & All Saints, Cundall Medieval (1852)
St Helen, Skelton-on-Ure early C19th
Masham (St Mary the Virgin) and Healey St Mary the Virgin, Masham [255] Ancient (Medieval) 1 1,845
St Paul, Healey [256] 1848
Tanfield, West (St Nicholas) and Well with Snape and North Stainley St Mary the Virgin, North Stainley 1840 0 1,979
St Mary's Chapel, Snape Castle Medieval
St Michael the Archangel, Well Medieval
St Nicholas, West Tanfield Medieval
Nidderdale, Lower, Comprising Hunsingore, Kirk Hammerton, and
Nun Monkton
St John the Baptist, Hunsingore Medieval (1868) 1 1,221
St John the Baptist, Kirk Hammerton Ancient
St Mary, Nun Monkton Medieval
Ouseburn, Great (St Mary) and Little (Holy Trinity) with
Marton Cum Grafton and Whixley with Green Hammerton
St Mary, Great Ouseburn [257] Medieval 1 3,695
Holy Trinity, Little Ouseburn Medieval
Christ Church, Marton-cum-Grafton Medieval (1875)
The Ascension, Whixley Medieval
St Thomas, Green Hammerton 1876
Ripon (Holy Trinity) Holy Trinity, Ripon [258] 1827 1 6,498

Deanery of Skipton

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Barnoldswick (Holy Trinity) (St Mary Le Gill) with Bracewell Holy Trinity, Barnoldswick [259] 1842 (1960) 2 11,732
St Mary le Ghyll, Barnoldswick Medieval
St Michael, Bracewell Medieval
Bolton Abbey (St Mary and St Cuthbert) Priory Church of SS Mary & Cuthbert, Bolton Abbey [260] Medieval 1 542
Broughton (All Saints), Marton and Thornton All Saints, Broughton Ancient (Medieval) 1 840
St Peter, Marton-in-Craven Ancient (Medieval)
St Mary, Thornton-in-Craven Medieval
Burnsall (St Wilfrid) with Rylstone St Wilfrid, Burnsall Medieval 1 3,415
St John the Baptist, Appletreewick c. 1897
St Peter, Rylstone Medieval (1853)
Linton in Craven (St Michael) St Michael, Linton Medieval
St Peter, Hebden 1841
Earby (All Saints) with Kelbrook All Saints, Earby 1 5,540
St Mary, Kelbrook
Embsay (St Mary the Virgin) with Eastby St Mary the Virgin, Embsay [261] 1853 0 1,891
Skipton (Christ Church) with Carleton St Mary Christ Church, Skipton [262] 1837 2 11,131
St Mary the Virgin, Carleton
Skipton (Holy Trinity) Holy Trinity, Skipton Medieval 1 5,127
St Augustine, Draughton
Wharfedale, Upper and Littondale, Comprising Arncliffe with Halton Gill,
Hubberholme, and Kettlewell with Conistone
St Oswald, Arncliffe [263] Medieval 1 905
St Mary, Kettlewell Medieval (1885)
St Mary, Conistone Medieval
St Michael & All Angels, Hubberholme Medieval

Deanery of Wensley

Benefice Church Link Founded (building) Clergy Pop. served
Bedale (St Gregory) and Leeming and Thornton Watlass St Gregory, Bedale [264] Ancient (Medieval) 1 8,788
Burrill Mission Church 1856
St John the Baptist, Leeming Medieval (1839)
St Mary the Virgin, Thornton Watlass Medieval
Kirklington (St Michael) with Burneston and Wath and Pickhill St Lambert, Burneston [265] Medieval 1 2,490
St Michael, Kirklington Medieval
All Saints, Pickhill Medieval
St Mary, Wath Medieval
Leyburn (St Matthew) with Bellerby St Matthew, Leyburn [266] 1836 (1868) 1 2,558
St John the Evangelist, Bellerby pre-C19th (1874)
Middleham (St Mary and St Alkelda) with Coverdale and East Witton
and Thornton Steward
SS Mary & Alkelda, Middleham [267] Medieval 2 1,725
St John the Evangelist, East Witton 1813
St Botolph, Coverdale c. 1530 (c. 1869)
St Oswald, Thornton Steward Ancient (Medieval)
Penhill, Comprising Aysgarth, Bolton Cum Redmire,
Preston-Under-Scar Cum Wensley, and West Witton
St Andrew, Aysgarth [268] Medieval (1866) 0 2,086
Thornton Rust Mission Room 1894
St Oswald, Castle Bolton Medieval
St Mary, Redmire Medieval
St Margaret, Preston-under-Scar 1862
St Bartholomew, West Witton Medieval
Swale, Lower, Comprising Ainderby Steeple with Yafforth and
Kirby Wiske with Maunby, and Kirkby Fleetham with Langton On Swale
and Scruton
St Helen, Ainderby Steeple [269] Medieval 0 2,622
St Michael & All Angels, Maunby mid C19th
St John the Baptist, Kirby Wiske Medieval
All Saints, Yafforth Medieval (1870)
St Andrew, Great Fencote C19th?
St Mary, Kirkby Fleetham Medieval
St Wilfrid, Great Langton Medieval
St Radegund, Scruton Medieval (1865)
Wensleydale, Lower, Comprising Crakehall, Finghall, Hauxwell, Hornby,
Patrick Brompton with Hunton, and Spennithorne
St Gregory, Crakehall [270] 1840 1 3,097
St Andrew, Finghall Medieval
St Oswald, Hauxwell Ancient
St Mary, Hornby Ancient
St Patrick, Patrick Brompton Medieval
St Michael & All Angels, Spennithorne Ancient (Medieval)
Wensleydale, Upper, Comprising Askrigg, Hardraw, Hawes, and
Stalling Busk
St Oswald, Askrigg [271] Medieval 1 2,399
SS Mary & John, Hardraw 1880
St Margaret of Antioch, Hawes 1480 (1851)
St Matthew, Stalling Busk [272] C17th (1909)

Dedications

This table is drawn from the above lists.

Saint(s) No.
St Mary the Virgin 61
All Saints 41
St John the Evangelist 38
St Peter 30
St James 27
Holy Trinity 26
St Paul 23
St Andrew 21
Christ Church 21
St John the Baptist 20
No dedication 20
St Michael & All Angels 19
St Thomas 14
St Oswald 13
St Michael 11
St Luke 10
St Wilfrid 10
St Bartholomew 9
St Matthew 9
St Margaret 8
St Cuthbert 7
St Helen 7
St George 6
St Mary Magdalene 6
St Saviour 6
St Stephen 6
St Barnabas 5
Saint John (unspecified) 5
St Aidan 4
All Hallows 4
St Augustine (unspecified) 4
St Chad 4
St John the Divine 4
St Mark 4
St Martin 4
St Philip 4
St Agatha 3
St Anne 3
St Edmund 3
St Giles 3
St Hilda 3
The Ascension 2
St Botolph 2
Holy Cross 2
St Edward the Confessor 2
The Epiphany 2
St Francis of Assisi 2
St Gabriel 2
St Gregory 2
Holy Innocents 2
St Leonard 2
St Nicholas 2
The Resurrection 2
St Alkelda 1
All Souls 1
St Agnes 1
St Augustine of Hippo 1
St Bede 1
St Catherine 1
Christ the King 1
Christ the Saviour 1
St Christopher 1
St Clement 1
SS Cuthbert & Mary 1
SS Cuthbert & Oswald 1
SS Cyprian & James 1
St David 1
St Eloy 1
Emmanuel 1
St Hugh 1
SS James & Michael 1
John & Barnabas 1
SS Joseph & James 1
St Jude 1
Kairos Church 1
St Lambert 1
St Lawrence 1
SS Lawrence & Paul 1
Saint Lucius 1
St Luke & All Saints 1
St Mary the Less 1
St Mary & All Saints 1
SS Mary & Alkelda 1
SS Mary & Cuthbert 1
SS Mary & Saint John 1
SS Mary & Michael 1
St Matthias 1
SS Michael & Helen 1
SS Michael & Lawrence 1
St Michael & Our Lady 1
Holy Nativity 1
The Net 1
St Patrick 1
SS Paul & Jude 1
SS Paul & Margaret 1
SS Peter & Felix 1
SS Peter & John the Baptist 1
SS Peter & Leonard 1
SS Peter & Wilfrid 1
SS Philip & James 1
St Radegund 1
St Richard 1
St Robert of Knaresborough 1
St Romald 1
St Swithun 1
St Thomas a Becket 1
Holy Trinity & St Jude 1
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