St Margaret's Church, Wormhill facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSt Margaret’s Church, Tideswell
St Margaret’s Church, Wormhill
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Heritage designation||Grade II* listed|
|Designated||21 April 1967|
|Deanery||Bakewell and Eyam|
|Diocese||Diocese of Derby|
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.
The church is in a joint parish with
- St John the Evangelist's Church, Cressbrook
- Christ Church, Litton
- St Anne's Church, Millers Dale
- St John the Baptist, Tideswell
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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