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St Thomas and St Elizabeth, Thurnham

St Thomas and St Elizabeth, Thurnham, Lancaster, Lancashire LA2 0DT View on map

Built in 1847-8, architect Charles Hanson. Small chapel built by Elizabeth Dalton of Thurnham Hall with stained glass by William Wailes. Grounds contain Gillow family mausoleum.


Opening Arrangements

Thursday 10 -12 pm, Friday 3-4pm, Heritage open days. Key holder details displayed on church notice board, conducted tours by request.


5 miles south west of Lancaster on road to Cockerham, turn into Thurnham Hall driveway. Rail: Lancaster (5 miles). Bus: No 89 (Lancaster - Knott End).

Parking Spaces


5 spaces for disabled parking

Disabled Access

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