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St Helen

The church was built in 1747, with later work in the 19th century.

Aswardby, Lincolnshire

Opening times

Open by arrangement.


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Our little church is built of stone and brick, and is Grade II listed. It stands opposite Aswardby Hall and is surrounded by trees. Fr T Pelham Dale, parish priest from 1881-1892, was prosecuted and imprisoned for ritualistic acts in 1876 and 1880. He was regarded a martyr by Anglo Catholics.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Social heritage stories

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Train station within 250m

  • Steps to enter the church or churchyard

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Ramp or level access available on request

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Dog friendly

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

Contact information

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