St Helen's Church, Selston facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSt. Helen's Church, Selston
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Diocese||Southwell and Nottingham|
|Vicar(s)||Revd Fiona Shouler|
The church is Grade II* listed by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport as it is a particularly significant building of more than local interest.
The church is medieval but was restored in 1899 and a north aisle added.
In the churchyard there is a monolith of the type found in Derbyshire stone circles which suggests that the site was used for pagan worship before the church was built. The churchyard houses the grave of Daniel Boswell King of the Gypsies.
St. Helen's Church has a daughter church of St. Mary's Church, Westwood.
The church contains an organ by Henry Groves dating from 2010. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.
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