St Botolph, Carlton-in-Cleveland

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This St. Botolph's Church, completed in 1897, is believed to be the most northerly of all his churches and was designed by the nationally famous architect, Temple Moore. It is built in Gothic style with local sandstone and cost £2,336.

The large stained glass east window is by Henry Payne, of Birmingham as are two memorial windows added after the 1st World War.

In the Churchyard is the stump of a stone cross commemorating a visit of St Botolph in 675.

By the 1870’s the old church at Carlton was in a terrible state and was often flooded when the pond at the rear overflowed. A mid-century chronicler, Ord, described the church as a beautiful, quaint building and a delight to worship in. The Rev. George Sanger came to Carlton and came to a church in desperate need of repair, and was faced with the challenge of building a new church, a task he took to heart, and a new church was built.

In 1882, the night before the dedication, the church burnt down and subsequently Sanger left. His successor Canon Kyle arrived to find a ruined church. He raised the necessary funding and built the present Church and in 1908, having raised a further £800, a peal of 8 bells was installed. He later became a Canon of York Minster, died in 1943 and is interred in the churchyard.

The church is still at the heart of the village and with the building of a new village hall, to replace the old Church Hall, remains committed to village life.

We look forward to welcoming visitors and parish residents, whatever their age, to our services in St. Botolph and the other churches of the Benefice.
 

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Revd. Linda Shipp
Whorlton Vicarage
18 Church Lane
Swainby
NORTHALLERTON
North Yorkshire
DL6 3EA
(01642) 701777

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All Souls - Benefice Communion Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
During this service, we will remember all those who have died. If you would like someone remembered by name, please add their name to one of the lists which will be placed in all the churches during October. (These lists already contain the names of those who have been remembered in recent years, and these will be read during the service, but you are very welcome to add further names of friends and loved ones.) As always, all are welcome at this service.
Monday 3rd November 2014 at 7:00 PM
Common Worship
 
Benefice Remembrance Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
Service of Remembrance (beginning in Church before moving outside for the two minutes Silence at 11:00 and Laying of Wreaths after which the service continues back inside the Church) Please join us if you can for this important act of remembrance and thanksgiving.
Sunday 9th November 2014 at 10:45 AM
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Sunday

Joint Service with Carlton Methodists at 10:30 or 11:00 - see separate listing
Held alternate months in Carlton Methodist Church (at 10:30 AM) or St. Botolph's (at 11:00 AM)
Every third Sunday at

Resumes Sunday 18th January 2015
Holy Communion
Common Worship Order One in Traditional Language (said service)
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM
Family Friendly Common Worship
Holy Communion
Common Worship Order One in Traditional Language
Every second Sunday at 9:15 AM
Family Friendly Common Worship
Benefice Family Communion - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
Common Worship Order One in Modern Language - Fair Trade stall afterwards
Every fourth Sunday at 9:15 AM
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Benefice Cafe Church - in Swainby Church Hall
An informal event to suit the whole family. Something for all ages together in a relaxed atmosphere. There will be coffee, tea and juice with muffins to eat available throughout; things for children to do; music and pictures and points for discussion.
Every first Sunday at 10:30 AM
Family Friendly Coffee
Joint Service with Carlton Methodists - in Carlton Methodist Church
Alternate months (Jan/Mar/May/Jul/Sep/Nov) on third
Sunday at 10:30 AM
Family Friendly
Joint Service with Carlton Methodists - in Carlton Village Hall
Common Worship Order One in Traditional Language
Alternate months (Feb/Apr/Jun/Aug/Oct/Dec) on third
Sunday at 11:00 AM

Resumes Sunday 15th February 2015
Family Friendly Common Worship
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All Souls - Benefice Communion Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
During this service, we will remember all those who have died. If you would like someone remembered by name, please add their name to one of the lists which will be placed in all the churches during October. (These lists already contain the names of those who have been remembered in recent years, and these will be read during the service, but you are very welcome to add further names of friends and loved ones.) As always, all are welcome at this service.
Monday 3rd November 2014 at 7:00 PM
Common Worship
Benefice Remembrance Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
Service of Remembrance (beginning in Church before moving outside for the two minutes Silence at 11:00 and Laying of Wreaths after which the service continues back inside the Church) Please join us if you can for this important act of remembrance and thanksgiving.
Sunday 9th November 2014 at 10:45 AM
Family Friendly
Joint Benefice Holy Communion - in St Mary Magdalene Church, Faceby
Common Worship Order One in Modern Language.
Sunday 30th November 2014 at 9:15 AM
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Benefice Christingle Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
Our popular annual service supporting the work of the Children's Society - "a better childhood, for every child"
Sunday 30th November 2014 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly
Carlton & Faceby School Nativity Service
All friends of the school are welcome.
Thursday 11th December 2014 at 2:00 PM
Family Friendly
Traditional Service of Nine Lessons & Carols
Sunday 21st December 2014 at 11:00 AM
Family Friendly
Benefice Crib Service - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
A time for the young, and young at heart, to hear again the familiar story and share the wonder of that first Christmas.
Wednesday 24th December 2014 at 4:00 PM
Family Friendly
Benefice First Eucharist of Christmas - in Holy Cross Church, Swainby
Common Worship Order One in Modern Language
Wednesday 24th December 2014 at 11:30 PM
Family Friendly Common Worship
Christmas Day Holy Communion
Common Worship Order One in Traditional Language
Thursday 25th December 2014 at 9:15 AM
Family Friendly Common Worship
Holy Communion - in Holy Cross Old Church, Whorlton
(Wrap up warmly - there is no heating!)
Friday 26th December 2014 at 10:00 AM
Book of Common Prayer
Lent Lunch [1] - in Carlton Village Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 18th February 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Lent Lunch [2] - in Swainby Church Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 25th February 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Lent Lunch [3] - in Swainby Church Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 4th March 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Lent Lunch [4] - in Faceby Village Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 11th March 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Lent Lunch [5] - in Swainby Church Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 18th March 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Lent Lunch [6] - in Swainby Church Hall
Soup, bread & cheese lunch No charge is made, although we do ask for a donation to the charity chosen by the organiser.
Wednesday 25th March 2015 at 12:00 PM for 1½ hours
Carlton & Faceby School Easter Service
The staff and pupils of our schools will be attending this special “child-friendly” service which is open to all. The children would welcome your support.
Thursday 26th March 2015 at 2:00 PM
Family Friendly
Palm Sunday: Joint Benefice Holy Communion
Common Worship Order One in Traditional Language.
Sunday 29th March 2015 at 9:15 AM
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Concert: The Dalesman Singers
Provisional start time
Saturday 13th June 2015 at 7:30 PM
Bell Ringing Live Music / Concerts Grade 2 Listed Building Conservation Area Tower Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Hall for hire Autism/Aspergers Aware/Accessible Large Print Hymnbooks / Orders of Service Assistance Dogs Visitor Parking Available
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Carlton Village Hall. Bookings: Mr M Rogers 01642 713839

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Clergy: The Revd Linda Mary SHIPP
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 19338
Built: 1897
Architect: Temple Moor
Style of worship: Central
Our Patron: Mrs Pauline Kynge
Archdeaconry: CLEVELAND (433)
Deanery: STOKESLEY (43306)
Benefice: Whorlton w Carlton and Faceby (43/402BX)
Parish Legal Name: Carlton-in-Cleveland (430559 43/559)
CofE Church Info: (643559 43/559)
Short URL: acny.uk/19338/
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