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St Bartholomew’s Church, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
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St Bartholomew’s Church, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Coordinates: 55°11′06.97″N 1°30′07.67″W / 55.1852694°N 1.5021306°W / 55.1852694; -1.5021306
Location Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
Country England
Denomination Church of England
Dedication St Bartholomew
Heritage designation Grade I listed
Parish Woodhorn with Newbiggin
Deanery Morpeth
Archdeaconry Lindisfarne
Diocese Diocese of Newcastle

St Bartholomew's Church, Newbiggin-by-the-sea is a Church of England building in the Diocese of Newcastle.


The church dates from the 13th century and by the eighteenth century had become a ruin. The nave and chancel were restored in 1845, and a new chancel arch and organ chamber were built in 1898 by W.S. Hicks. The north aisle was rebuilt in 1912.

The church is noted for its dramatic headland site.


The church had a two manual pipe organ by Nelson and Co dating from around 1910. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.

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