Roecliffe: St Mary, Roecliffe

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The neo-Norman church of St Mary was built in 1843, and is believed to be the only church in the country with an entirely vaulted roof. The marble floor and steps of the chancel, and the vestry door, were originally part of York Minster. There is also a 17th Century communion table, and a Jacobean pulpit. The tiers of pews arranged along three walls are reminiscent of a college chapel. The stone for building the church came partly from the old Roman quarry in the grounds of Aldborough Manor, and partly from another quarry at Copgrove.

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01423 322026 (Mr S Jarvis) or 01423 325091 (Mr J Bolland)

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Roecliffe Racket Club Draw
The monthly draw for the `Roecliffe Racket Club` usually takes place between 6.30pm and 7.00pm. Venue to be announced. All are welcome to come and join in. Please note that from January 2007, there will be four prizes each month (20, 10, 10 and 5).
Every first Tuesday at 6:30 PM for ¾ hour


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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 3393
Built: 1843
Our Patron: Dean & Chapter of York, Bishop of Ripon & Leeds
Archdeaconry: Richmond and Craven (465)
Deanery: RIPON (46505)
Parish Legal Name: Aldborough with Boroughbridge and Roecliffe (460015 )
CofE Church Info: (646503 30/100)
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The current editor is: David Bellwood

This page was last updated on Saturday 17th December 2016
Roecliffe: St Mary : The Green, Roecliffe, North Yorkshire, YO51 9NB


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