St Columba's, Newington, Edinburgh

St Columba's, Newington, Edinburgh

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 9 Upper Gray Street, Edinburgh , EH9 1SN
Local Authority: Edinburgh
Listing: B

Church Overview

A free treatment of the classic Renaissance style by R M Cameron 1888. West façade has a large semi-circular window and pedimented gable finished with a plain Latin cross. Oblong interior with open timber roof and semi-circular end forming a chancel and apse. The chancel arch is a later addition. Notable features include a collection of statues in the window niches. Extensive natural lighting from roof lights and west window. Two-manual pipe organ by Matthew Copley, 1997.


Sunday 9.30am and 6.30pm

Holy Days 7.30 pm

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

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

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St Columba's, Newington, Edinburgh

St Columba's, Newington, Edinburgh


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