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Spiritual, historic and intriguing

The church is lovely example of a medieval parish church with a history (including its links to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
honeysrascal
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Beautiful and atmospheric

The church is usually open until dusk. It is beautifully kept and obviously loved by the... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
jeanann1485
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The church is lovely example of a medieval parish church with a history (including its links to the Council of the North and King Richard III) that many cathedrals might envy. There is a real air of peace and the historical interpretation of the site...More

Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is a beautiful church, but it seems to have been taken over by the Richard III Society, and a poster still claims that the effigy of a young boy in fifteenth-century dress is the son of Richard III, when all the visual and architectural...More

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The church is usually open until dusk. It is beautifully kept and obviously loved by the congregation. Full of interesting items ie reclaimed medieval pews, monuments, remnants of medieval glass . Sad that there is not a good guidebook but if you go online there...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Has a history corner about Richard3, his claim to the throne and the Neviles, who owned the manor. with memorial to Richard and Anne's son who died at 11 and thought buried here,

Thank stillmum
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Dated something like 1011 it has a Prince of Wales, a Chancellor of the exchequer buried there and is next door to the Castle which is a Richard the Third date. Fascinating

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

A lovely Church and the Holy Cross Excellent this is one place the Traveller's must go and see so nice and Pease full and easy to get to, and if lost Family or Friend's you can pay for a candle. we enjoyed it and I...More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The church in Sherriff Hutton has over 900 years of history and is normally open to visitors every day until dusk or 6 pm. Essential viewing for anyone interested in Richard III. Ricardian connections include the tomb of Edward of Middleham - the only Prince...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

Amazing church with lots of history. Set in North Yorkshire village with a ruined castle associated with Richard third.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 2 June 2015

This church holds all kinds of fascinating bits of history. Built at the end of the 11th century, it was the parish church of the Neville family, one of whom, Anne, married Richard III. Their only son, Edward of Middleham died at the age of...More

1  Thank JudoK
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

A beautifully preserved church with a fascinating history and some hidden treasures including reclaimed 15th century pews and what is reportedly the tomb of Edward, son of Richard III.

1  Thank Osprey2012
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