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St John the Baptist’s Church, Kirby Wiske
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St John the Baptist’s Church, Kirby Wiske
54°15′27″N 1°25′27.59″W / 54.25750°N 1.4243306°W / 54.25750; -1.4243306Coordinates: 54°15′27″N 1°25′27.59″W / 54.25750°N 1.4243306°W / 54.25750; -1.4243306
Location Kirby Wiske
Country England
Denomination Church of England
History
Dedication St John the Baptist
Architecture
Heritage designation Grade II* listed
Administration
Parish Ainderby Steeple with Yafforth and Kirby Wiske with Maunby
Deanery Wensley
Archdeaconry Richmond and Craven
Diocese Leeds
Province York

St John the Baptist's Church, Kirby Wiske is a Grade II* listed parish church in the Church of England in Kirby Wiske, North Yorkshire.

History

The church dates from the twelfth century with 14th and 15th century additions.

Parish status

The church is in a joint parish with

Organ

A pipe organ was built in 1883 at a cost of £400 by Isaac Abbott of Leeds. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.

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