Church name

Alves Parish Church

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
Address:   Alves, IV30 8UR
Local Authority:   Moray
Listing:   B

Church Overview

Built 1845 to a design by Thomas Mackenzie of Elgin but only completed in 1878 by architects A & W Reid & Melvin, Elgin. United with the North Church in 1931. An imposing symmetrical building with round-headed windows and a square tower capped by a balustrade and urns. Alves Parish Church was originally a prebend held by the Chantor of Elgin Cathedral.


Sunday: 11.30am, 1st Sunday of each month.

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement.


Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf  Disabled WC

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Alves Parish Church


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