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St James Church
St James the Great
Church of St James the Great, Morpeth.jpg
55°10′12″N 1°41′26″W / 55.17005°N 1.69069°W / 55.17005; -1.69069Coordinates: 55°10′12″N 1°41′26″W / 55.17005°N 1.69069°W / 55.17005; -1.69069
Location Morpeth, Northumberland
Country England
Denomination Church of England
History
Consecrated 15 October 1846
Architecture
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Benjamin Ferrey
Style Romanesque
Years built 1842-6
Groundbreaking St James Day 1844
Administration
Parish Morpeth
Archdeaconry Lindisfarne
Diocese Diocese of Newcastle

St James the Great, or St James' Church, is a Grade II* listed church in Morpeth, Northumberland. The entrance screen which allows access to the churchyard from Newgate Street is also separately Grade II* listed. The church is still used for services and is currently part of the Anglican parish of Morpeth.

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