Elie Parish Church

Elie Parish Church

Denomination:   Church of Scotland
OS Reference:   NO492001
Address:   High Street, Elie, KY9 1DB
Local Authority:   Fife
Listing:   B

Church Overview

Originally erected in 1639, the tower was added in 1726 and the body of the kirk rebuilt 1831. The building is a typical T-plan post-Reformation kirk with the pulpit on the south wall. Opposite the pulpit is a laird’s loft with the family vault beneath. ‘Russell’ stained glass windows either side of the pulpit and four further windows designed by Edward Burne-Jones.


Sundays: 10.00am.

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf

Image Gallery

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Elie Parish Church


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