This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

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.

Contact

Opening Arrangements

Mondays and Saturdays 10.00am - 3.00pm. At other times by arrangement. Key holder details displayed on noticeboard.

Directions

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

12

Limited parking

Disabled Access

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

WC

Yes