Keys to the Past

Church of St Gregory the Great (Kirknewton)

Church of St Gregory the Great, Kirknewton. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Church of St Gregory the Great, Kirknewton. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

The parish church of Kirknewton was built in the 13th century, but it was greatly altered in the 19th century. In the chancel an unusual carving of the Adoration of the Magi, dating to the 12th century, can be seen. This is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N2050
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
20th Century (1901 to 2000)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kirknewton


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