St Mary

From 1938 the church has had an association with the RAF and was a chapel for the School of Air Warfare until closure in 1974.

Manby, Lincolnshire

Opening times

Please contact us for details of opening times or to arrange a visit.


Church Lane
LN11 8HU

Built of ashlar greenstone in the late Perpendicular style during the reign of King Henry VII.

There is a fine cast window from the demolished Missionary College, Burgh, representing the Conversion of St Paul.

The cushion on the altar table was created from the material left over from the Queen’s coronation train.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Dog friendly

  • Car park at church

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Church of England

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St John the Baptist

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St Edith

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Delightful 13th century church nestling in a village on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds with dragon fighting angels looking down from the nave roof.

St Leonard

South Cockerington, Lincolnshire

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