Carsphairn Parish Church

Carsphairn Parish Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Carsphairn, DG7 3TQ
Local Authority: Dumfries & Galloway
Listing: B

Church Overview

White-painted rectangular hall-church of 1815 built to replace an earlier church. Birdcage bellcote on the east gable. Apse and porch added and the windows given their present appearance re-ordered in 1931-3. The west gallery was added in 1840. The interior was re-ordered in 1931-3 retaining the mid-18th century enclosed central communion table. The communion table in the apse and the pulpit date from 1931-3. Stained glass in the apse, of St Paul, Our Lord as the Good Shepherd and St Andrew, are by R Douglas McLundie. Memorial plaques to John Semple, Covenanting minister, and John Loudon MacAdam, roads pioneer. Covenanter’s grave.


Sunday: 11.15am

Opening Arrangements

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Carsphairn Parish Church


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