Deer Parish Church

Deer Parish Church

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
Address:   Old Deer, AB42 5LN
Local Authority:   Aberdeenshire
Listing:   B

Church Overview

Built 1789 as a simple rectangular church with Venetian windows to the east and west. The front porch with tower and spire were added in the late 1890s to a design by Sir George Reid PRSA. The pulpit table and font are by A Marshall Mackenzie 1898. Willis pipe organ of the 1890s. Stained glass windows in memory of George Smith, local benefactor who emigrated to America and the Rev Dr Kemp, the minister from 1899-1953, and his wife.


Sundays: 10.30am.

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf Welcomers and guides on duty by arrangement. toilets available refreshments

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Deer Parish Church


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