Christ Church, Wharf Street

Christ Church, Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire HX6 2LW View on map

Built by John Oates in 1819 and opened in 1821. The chancel was rebuilt in 1873 and has a tessellated floor, elaborate Gothic style stone reredos and a wooden chancel screen of 1935. Victorian stained glass windows.

Opening Arrangements

All year: Tuesday, 9.30am to 12 noon; Saturday, 9.30am to 12 noon (note Communion Service 11.30am to 12 noon). Term time: by prior appointment, Wednesday evening, 6.15pm to 8.45pm. All year: at other times by appointment only by contact with Church Wardens.


Off A58 at the junction with Tuel Lane ( A6139) and Wharf Street. Rail: Sowerby Bridge (½ mile). Bus: Nos 574, 577, 579, 560, 561, X58.

Parking Spaces


2 spaces, 1 hour street parking for passenger drop off. Public Pay and Display car park on Tuel Lane, approx. 200m away (with WCs).