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St Mary Magdalene, Whitgift

St Mary Magdalene, Whitgift, Goole, East Yorkshire DM14 8HH View on map

Grade I listed with 12th Century origins. It was rebuilt in 1304 by permission of Selby Abbey. Features famous XIII clock mentioned in 'Lord Haw-Haw' WWII broadcasts.


  • Grant Recipient: PCC of Whitgift Restoration Fund
  • Contact for access: Mrs Jill Rudd
  • 01405 704325

Opening Arrangements

February 15th to December 13th: Thursdays 9.30am - 12.30pm; 6th May to 30th September: Sundays 11.30am - 4.30pm.


From Goole, follow route to Swinfleet for approximately 3 miles. On entering the village, turn left at roundabout and follow road to junction. Turn right and continue through Reedness for approximately 3 miles until you reach Whitgift.

Parking Spaces


On-street parking alongside church available.

Disabled Access

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