Cardross Parish Church

Cardross Parish Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Station Road , Cardross , G82 5NL
Local Authority: Argyll & Bute
Listing: B

Church Overview

A church was founded in 1225 on the west bank of the River Leven and rebuilt in the village in 1640. The present building of 1872, by John Burnet, with nave and square tower with pyramidal roof, was originally built for the Free Church.

Stained glass windows by Sadie McLellan, 1972, and by Susan Bradbury, 2012. Embroidered panels by Hannah Frew Paterson 1981, woven silk hangings by Sarah Sumsion 1990, and engraved glass windows by John Lawrie 1992. Peal of six bells augmented to eight for the Millennium.


Sunday: 11.00am September-June; 10.30am July and August

Opening Arrangements

Open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings, or by arrangement

Image Gallery

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Cardross Parish Church


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