Holy Trinity, Holtby

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2nd Sunday of the month - Holy Communion (9am BCP with hymns)

4th Sunday of the month - Evensong (4pm British Summer Time or 6pm GMT)

5th Sunday of a month - Benefice Service (10.30am) - Dunnington, Warthill, Holtby or Stockton on the Forest. Please get in touch for details.


Architectural Information:

Built in 1792 with inserted details of 1881 by J R Naylor of Derby. Red and yellow brick in Flemish bond with ashlar dressings and plain tile roof. West tower, 3-bay nave with south porch, and apsidal chancel with organ chamber to north. Details in Romanesque style. Plinth and quoins to angles.

West front:

 3 -stage tower with round-headed windows, the first on shafted responds. Belfry level defined by string course. Plain parapet with large gargoyles to angles.


Round-headed doorway to porch, and round-headed windows separated by buttresses. Dogtooth detailing to chancel windows


Monument to Thomas Nelson, died 1785; white tablet surmounted by urn on grey mount by Fisher of York.

Monument to Robert Smithson, died 1845: white tablet on black mount, by Waudby of York.

   (Details from English Heritage)

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Revd. Nick Bird
The Rectory
Church Street
YO19 5PW
01904 489349 (Rector)

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Holy Communion
Every second Sunday at 9:00 AM
Book of Common Prayer
Benefice Service in one of the Benefice Churches
Every fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
This service is at 4pm during Grenwich Mean Time and at 6pm during British Summer Time
Every fourth Sunday at 4:00 PM


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Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 18900
Built: 1792
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Archdeaconry: YORK (431)
Deanery: DERWENT (43105)
Benefice: Rural East York (43/301BK)
Parish Legal Name: Holtby (430055 )
CofE Church Info: (643055 43/55)
Short URL: acny.uk/18900/
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The current editor is: Victoria Beale

This page was last updated on Thursday 23rd March 2017
Holy Trinity : Holtby Lane, Holtby, North Yorkshire, YO19 5UD - In the centre of the village on the main road.Next to the village hall and the phone box (information centre).

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