St Thomas of Canterbury

A Grade II listed church built in 1866 with an adjoining presbytery.

Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

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Cross Street
DN21 2AX

Decorated in Pugin style, St Thomas of Canterbury is a beautiful welcoming church with an interesting WWI memorial, some stained glass and other features.

It is close to the town centre, only five minutes walk from Marshall’s Yard where there is car parking, the church is hidden in Cross Street, a small narrow street.  

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Parking within 250m

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Accessible toilets in church

  • Catholic Church

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