Cranshaws Kirk

Cranshaws Kirk

Denomination: Church of Scotland
OS Reference: NT692618
Address: , Cranshaws , TD11 3SJ
Local Authority: Scottish Borders
Listing: A


Church Overview

First mentioned in 1275, possibly dedicated to St Ninian, the 1739 church was rebuilt 1899 by architect George Fortune in Romanesque Revival style. Contains royal coat-of-arms of 1471-1500, installed opposite the pulpit by James VI (1566-1625) who once attended and the minister omitted prayers for the monarch. Recently updated information leaflets for adults and worksheet for children.


11.45 am on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month

Opening Arrangements

Open daily

Guide book available Access for partially abled   Welcomers and guides on duty by arrangement.

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Cranshaws Kirk


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