East Mainland Church, Orkney

East Mainland Church, Orkney

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Holm, KW17 2SB
Local Authority: Orkney
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Church Overview

Overlooking Holm Sound, Lambholm and the Churchill Barriers, Holm Parish Church was originally built as an Antiburgher Meeting House in 1814. The church was largely rebuilt in the 1920s after a fire. A large, simple building with grey harled walls and a hipped gabled roof. Plans are underway for a major refurbishment.


Sunday: 11.00 am

Sunday School during School times

Every first Sunday of the month tea and refreshments after the Service

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


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East Mainland Church, Orkney


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