St Mary the Virgin's Church, South Darley facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSt Mary the Virgin’s Church, South Darley
St Mary the Virgin’s Church, South Darley
|Denomination||Church of England|
|Consecrated||19 June 1845|
|Heritage designation||Grade II listed|
|Diocese||Diocese of Derby|
The church was built in 1845 by the Sheffield architect Joseph Mitchell. It was consecrated on 19 June 1845 Further additions were made in 1880 and 1885 to 1886. The changes in 1885 included the re-enlargement of the chancel, extending it by 27ft in length. The floor of the chancel was laid with encaustic tiles by Maw and Son of Bentall, Staffordshire.
The church is in a joint parish with:
The church contains a pipe organ by Wadsworth. A specification of the organ can be found on the National Pipe Organ Register.
Services are currently held on a rota basis sharing with the other churches in the Parish.
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