Church of England Diocese of Leeds St. John the Evangelist, Carlton

About Us

The Church was built for the Village of Carlton in 1878/9 to a design by G E Street for the Earl of Wharncliffe who owned the local coal mines.Pevsner desribes it as Street's 'Grittiest Church'There have been major repairs and restorations in the past 20 years. The latest work includes the re-building of the fine Grade II* JJ Binns Organ on a new gallery and the provision of Community Facilities under the Gallery