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St. Pancras Church

B3387, Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7TA, England
+44 1364 621334
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Justly known as The Cathedral on The Moor. Wonderful architecture

Must have spent at least a couple of hours looking at all of the interesting information around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
uccharlie
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Beautiful historic church

Beautiful historic church known as The Cathedral of The Moor. C15 and nearly all original... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Saracen53
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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B3387, Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7TA, England
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+44 1364 621334

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Must have spent at least a couple of hours looking at all of the interesting information around the walls and on the floor The exhibition was truly fascinating and illuminating. The best bit is that it is clearly very much a church that is well...More

Thank uccharlie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful historic church known as The Cathedral of The Moor. C15 and nearly all original. Wonderful rood screen sadly sawn in half somewhere around the end of C18. You have to visit.

Thank Saracen53
Reviewed 14 October 2017

What a spectacular church this is. The barrel ceiling is super.There is so much to see and history to take in. If you happen to visit Widecombe do make time to visit. I only wish the weather had been better so we could have looked...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is rightly dubbed "cathedral on the moor" Large for a village with lovely barrel ceiling. Well presented and welcoming. Open every day of the week. Plenty of parking opposite.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Unlike some churches which now have to lock their doors, this church was open and welcomes the visit. Thus you can come inside and see what a village church on the moor looks like. You can also stroll around the graveyard on a peaceful sunny...More

Thank DrSteveWA
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We visited on the day of the annual Widecombe fair, so it was perhaps much busier than average. This church was on my wife's Pinterest board for some time, we so were happy to get the chance to visit and the charm of the small...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We have been going to widecombe for about 30 odd years now and every year we have a look rounf the church ( the cathedral of the moor ) and the grave yard it's so lovely and pieceful and this year we had our look...More

Thank Adam K
Reviewed 31 July 2017

A fine granite built moorland church, with a massive Tower. very clean, tidy, uncluttered and open! Have a family connection to Widecombe so great to visit.

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Cosy little country church with a spectacular and unexpected bell tower that is at the origin of the nickname. We happend to arrive during the service an could not admire the inside, so we enjoyed te outside : typical traditional cimitery and interesting building of...More

Thank GiulioVeniVidi
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This church is a marvellous sight as you descend the hill into Widecombe. Walking into the churchyard and then into the church, gave us a real sense about the history of the village. Inside, it is a beautiful church, light and spacious with many fascinating...More

Thank mjc404
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