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St Margaret’s Church, Wormhill
Coordinates: 53°15′51.13″N 1°48′52.77″W / 53.2642028°N 1.8146583°W / 53.2642028; -1.8146583
Location Wormhill
Country England
Denomination Church of England
History
Dedication St Margaret
Architecture
Heritage designation Grade II* listed
Designated 21 April 1967
Administration
Parish Wormhill
Deanery Bakewell and Eyam
Archdeaconry Chesterfield
Diocese Diocese of Derby

St Margaret's Church, Wormhill is a Grade II* listed parish church in the Church of England in Wormhill, Derbyshire.

History

The medieval chapel was enlarged and altered in 1746 when a low porch and west gallery were erected. In 1826 another gallery was erected over the communion table to accommodate the singers. It was rebuilt by the architect T H Rushforth of London and reopened on 16 June 1864. The contractor was Charles Humphreys of Derby.

Transepts were added between 1904 and 1910.

Parish status

The church is in a joint parish with

Organ

The church contains a pipe organ by J. Porritt. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.

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