Church of St John the Evangelist, Cadeby, South Yorkshire

Main Street, Cadeby, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN5 7SW
Opening times:
Open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 4pm. For further information please contact the Local Community Officer via email [email protected]
  • Overview

A beautiful interior painted roof

This church was designed by renowned Victorian architect Sir Gilbert Scott in 1856 for Sir Joseph Copley and was intended as a decorated version of the Early English church at Skelton near York. Although some of the external stonework detail has eroded, the fine carving inside by J Birnie Philip is as crisp as ever and there is lovely painted decoration inside the roof.

In the churchyard is the memorial to George Harry Wyatt, awarded the Victoria Cross in 1914 for his act of bravery. He is shown receiving his medal on a photograph inside the church.

This church costs £1579 a year to maintain. Please make a contribution towards it's upkeep at our donate page:

A contribution can also by made by texting "CAD" to 70970 to donate £5 or 70191 to donate £10.  Thank you.