St John the Baptist, Northumberland Street

St John the Baptist, Northumberland Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 2RA View on map

Grade II listed church occupying a prominent position in the village. Consecrated in 1876 by the then Bishop of Durham with south chapel added in 1880 to accommodate boys from Seabank school. Simple 13th century style. Carved pulpit as a memorial to Harold Kenyon Temperley, killed in Flanders 1917. Many wall plaques to other members of the congregation who lost their lives in WW1 and earlier conflicts.


  • Grant Recipient: St John the Baptist PCC
  • Contact for access: Mr John Galbraith
  • 01665 830084

Opening Arrangements

Daily: 9am - 4pm.


Exit from A1 for Alnwick, then signposted to Alnmouth. Church is on main street. Rail: Alnmouth (For Alnwick, 2 miles). Bus: Arriva No X15 ( Newcastle to Alnwick).

Parking Spaces


There is on-street parking and a public car park nearby.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes