Ayton Parish Church

Ayton Parish Church

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
Address:   Ayton, TD14 5RH
Local Authority:   Scottish Borders
Listing:   A

Church Overview

First-pointed Gothic-style building with 36-metre spire designed by James Maitland Wardrop 1864-6. High quality stained glass by Ballantine & Sons. Fine organ by Forster & Andrews of Hull 1894, restored by James Lightoller of Berwick 1997. Occasional organ recitals. In the burial ground are the ivy-clad ruins of the 12th-century St Dionysius’s church.


Sundays: 1st and 3rd Sunday 11.00am.

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Ayton Parish Church


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