Middlesbrough

The Diocese of Middlesbrough was founded on 20 December 1878 out of the Diocese of Beverley. It consists of the boroughs of Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees (south of the river), the cities of Kingston-upon-Hull and York, East Yorkshire and most of North Yorkshire. The cathedral is in Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough, and is dedicated to St Mary. 89 churches were visited for Taking Stock (2008).

Stokesley – St Joseph

A church by the noted Catholic architect, George Goldie, built evidently to a tight budget, of brick and with little... Read More

Thirsk – All Saints

A modest town centre church of the mid-nineteenth century, by a local architect, which has retained much of its... Read More

Thornaby – Christ the King

A box-like post-Vatican II design, internally planned on the diagonal and with a striking window behind the... Read More

Thornaby – St Patrick

Architecturally old-fashioned for its date, the church acts as something of a local landmark. Externally the transverse... Read More

Ugthorpe – St Anne

A good and substantial rural church, with high quality furnishings, especially the stained glass. The architect George... Read More

Ulshaw Bridge – St Simon and St Jude

A very picturesque small mid-nineteenth century chapel built in Romanesque style for the Scrope family of Danby Hall,... Read More

Whitby – St Hilda

A good example of the work of the noted regional firm of Weightman & Hadfield, with a strong and individual... Read More

Withernsea – St Peter and St John Fisher

A simple interwar design, one of several architectural collaborations between Bishop Thomas Shine and F. Spink, builder... Read More

Wycliffe – St Mary

A handsome mid-nineteenth century chapel which has been refitted internally but retains  furnishings of considerable... Read More

Yarm – St Mary and St Romuald

One of several in the diocese by George Goldie, the church is in a vigorous High Victorian style, built of brick and... Read More

York – English Martyrs

A good and fairly complete 1930s church of the traditional Early Christian style popular with interwar Catholic... Read More

York – St George

A Gothic Revival church by Joseph and Charles Hansom, displaying renewed Catholic confidence at the time of the... Read More

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