Articles on Church History

This page contains various articles on the history of St Helen's Church, Skipwith which dates back to circa 870.  Click on the link to the required article below:

Purbeck Slab - this is a Pubeck marble grave slab on the ground adjacent to west wall of the porch.

Ragnarok Viking Stone - this ancient stone, dating back to the 10th Century is to be found behind a small wooden door on the north wall of the vestry at the base of the tower.

Skipwith and the Pilgrimage of Grace - this article oulines the involvement of Skipwith with the Pilrimage of Grace led by Robert Aske of Aughton.