St Helen

St Helen's dates from 12th century, with the north aisle added in 1380, between the choir and the north aisle is a mediaeval tomb to Sir Roger Trehampton, one of the Knights Templar.

Lea, Lincolnshire

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Church View
DN21 5EH

The 20th century rood screen that crosses the south chancel is made of oak from the Lea Estate and was built by local craftsmen as a memorial to the men of the parish who lost their lives during the First World War, a plaque to the side lists the names of those men. The small, two manual, organ was built in 1849 by Hunter of London and was originally installed at the west end of the church in the 13th century tower arch. It was moved to its current position, in the south chancel, in 1875 and was first played by the organist of York Minster, Dr WH Monk.

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

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