United Benefice of Middle Esk Moor


The United Benefice of Middle Esk Moor was created in 2000 and comprises the parishes of Glaisdale with Lealholm, Egton, Grosmont and Goathland.

The Benefice churches are set in the spectacular countryside of the moors and dales of the North Yorks Moors National Park. They can be reached via the A171 Middlesbrough to Whitby road, or the A169 Whitby to Pickering road.


The Churches of the Middle Esk Moor Benefice are

St Hilda’s, Egton

St. Matthew’s, Grosmont

St. Mary’s, Goathland

St Thomas’, Glaisdale

St. James’ Lealholm


Rev’d Paul Jackson

The Vicarage


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St. Thomas’ Church, Glaisdale

St. Hilda’s Church, Egton

St. Mary’s Church,


Also see:


St. Matthew’s Church,


St. James’ Church,