Part of the Purbeck Hills group of churches



St. George’s

Langton Matravers

St. James’


St. Nicholas of Myra

Worth Matravers

with Harmans Cross

The Chapel of St. Aldhelm’s Head


Kingston OPC

Langton Local History Society

Langton Matravers OPC

Langton Parish Council

Purbeck Radar Trust

Worth & Harmans Cross Parish Council

Corfe Castle Parish Council

Worth Matravers OPC


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St. Aldhelm’s Chapel

St. Aldhelm’s Head

Welcome to the Chapel of St. Aldhelm

Service times

Services are held on special occasions only, including a dawn Eucharist on Easter Day.

Other information

The chapel is a rather unusual square stone construction, built in the late 12th century, taking its name from Aldhelm first Bishop of Sherborne, AD 705. It stands 354 feet above sea level on the bleak headland to which it gives its name.

For more information about St. Aldhelm’s Chapel, visit Michael Day’s ‘Dorset Churches’ site or Wikipedia..

Postcard view of St. Alban’s Chapel c.1905 courtesy of Ivan T Gould

The Parishes of the Purbeck Hills

St James’, Kingston

St George’s, Langton Matravers

St Nicholas of Myra, Worth Matravers

with Harmans Cross

The Chapel of St Aldhelm’s Head

Assistant Priest

Revd James Mercer

01929 422454

Benefice Administrator

Katie Curtis

Office Hours 9am-1pm

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

The Vestry, St George’s Church

St George’s Close

Langton Matravers

Swanage  BH19 3HZ

01929 427822