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St Hilda, Church Way

St Hilda, Church Way, Market Place, South Shields, Tyne and Wear NE33 1AN View on map

Church said to be on the site of a chapel founded by St Aidan c.647. Rebuilt 1810 -11 in two tiers, the lower ones tall, the upper ones small 'clearstory', all with semi-circular hoods. Notable organ by T C Lewis, case by J F Bentley.


Opening Arrangements

Weekly: Monday 10am - 3pm and Saturday 10am - 12noon.


A194 from A1 to South Shields. Church is in centre of Market Place. Rail: South Shields Metro 500 metres. Main line: Newcastle Central (12 miles). Bus: Any town centre bus route.

Parking Spaces


Limited parking available.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes