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Linton: St Mary, HR9 7RX


Church
Linton: St Mary, Linton
Address
Church View, Linton, HR9 7RX
Deanery
Ross & Archenfield
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St Mary’s, Linton stands on an ancient site, distinguished by the oldest yew tree in England (4000 years, according to certain authorities), and may have a history connected with the Christian community at ancient Ariconium. The church has strong support for the traditional Prayer Book services, and also has a successful children’s Sunday Club in the Village Hall. The parish was blessed in the 19th century by the energetic ministry of the Revd Edward Palin, great-grandfather of the comic actor.