Pulteneytown Parish Church, Wick

Pulteneytown Parish Church, Wick

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Argyle Square , Wick , KW1 5AL
Local Authority: Highland
Listing: C

Church Overview

Built in 1842 as the centre-piece of Thomas Telford’s Argyle Square in the new settlement of Pulteneytown which was commissioned by the British Fisheries Society for the rapidly expanding popluation of Wick. Designed by local architect Davidson, the interior has an all-round gallery. Completely renovated 2004 and, with its suite of halls, has been described as ‘one of the twenty best church centres’ in Scotland.


Sunday: 11.30 am and 6.30 pm

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

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

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Pulteneytown Parish Church, Wick


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