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Parish Church of St Mary, Whitby

Description: Parish Church of St Mary

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 326508

OS Grid Reference: NZ9015011294
OS Grid Coordinates: 490150, 511294
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4890, -0.6098

Location: Church Lane, Westerdale, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO22 4DL

Locality: Whitby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO22 4DL

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Listing Text




Originally circa 1110. Transepts and tower of C12 and C13. Roof pitch
altered in l6l4. North wall removed 1818. Porch 1823. The interior of
the building is remarkable as being an unaltered example of a large town
church retaining intact its fittings of pre-Cl9 date ie galleries of from
1695 to 1818, box pews and a 3-decker pulpit of 1778 altered in 1847, and
supplied with speaking tubes in 1843. NMR.

Listing NGR: NZ9015611294

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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