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Amazing church

This is an incredible church, full of original features. The architecture is amongst the finest as... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Craig S
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Rhuddlan, United Kingdom
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Cathedral of the Peak

What interesting place to visit The embroideries were great such a lot of detail The wooden... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
J G
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Buxton
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An historic, grade 1 listed building with in the village of Tideswell. The site has a recorded history approaching a thousand years, the current building approximately six hundred and thirty. The Church is Grade 1 listed (since 1967) as “one of the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Commercial Road, Tideswell, Peak District National Park SK17 8NU, England
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Looked around this old church and discovered that boxes of 'bits and bobs' were left all over the place. This detracted from the whole experience.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is an incredible church, full of original features. The architecture is amongst the finest as it was made by some very rich people. This is a must see church, but don't rush and take a look around the town too as it's beauty should...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

What interesting place to visit The embroideries were great such a lot of detail The wooden carvings were very ornate Beautiful stained glass windows

1  Thank J G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Lots to see in this fine church. We visited just after Christmas when the church was still decorated with amazing jack-in-the-boxes, and models of wise men and mangers. This did distract a bit from some of the finer features of the architecture and the furnishings,...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit to enjoy a touch of local history. Overall a lovely experience. Can recommend without reservation.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

As visitors to the area we found the cathedral to be warm and welcoming and particularly thought your "rememberence display"" was very good, well done.

Thank Clare H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We spent an hour here last week, walking around the town, and spent time looking around the church. Currently there is a memorial to those from the town, who were killed in action in WW1 at the Battle of The Somme. Definately spend time here,...More

Thank CazP100
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Well worth a visit for the quality of the building and the historical notes about Tideswell and its history

Thank SurreyLocal
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Serene and peaceful inside but clearly the centre point of the village with lots of information about what is happening. Family friendly too as I spotted boxes of toys. Stained glass windows are superb. Tribute to the war heroes of the Somme is very moving...More

1  Thank Sheila C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Truly amazing church. The wood carvings were splendid. Great WWI display. Good stained glass windowd.

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