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St Andrew’s Church, Twyford
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St Andrew’s Church, Twyford
Location Twyford, Derbyshire
Country England
Denomination Church of England
Dedication St Andrew
Heritage designation Grade I listed
Parish Barrow-on-Trent with Twyford
Deanery Melbourne
Archdeaconry Derby
Diocese Diocese of Derby

St Andrew’s Church, Twyford is a Grade I listed parish church in the Church of England in Twyford, Derbyshire.


The church dates from the 12th century. It was restored early in the 18th century, and the tower was repaired in 1821 following a lightning strike. There was a fire on 27 November 1910 which destroyed the organ and many of the pews. It resulted in a restoration the following year.

Parish status

The church is in a joint parish with


The church contains memorials to:

  • George Harpur (d. 1658)
  • Anna Harpur (d. 1688)


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

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