Church name

St Donnan's

Denomination:   Roman Catholic
Address:   Isle of Eigg, Highlands, PH42 4RL
Local Authority:   Highland
Listing:   C

Church Overview

Rectangular-plan harled church with a lower gabled chancel and half-piended vestry at right angles. The slate roof features terracotta ridge tiles. Battered buttresses divide the 4 bays of the nave. Windows are pointed, with a bipartite window cradling an oculus at the chancel return and a cinquefoil window in the outer gablehead. The shoulder-arched entrance features 2-leaf boarded doors surmounted by a large pointed recess and multifoil window. Small windows flank. A plain gabled bellcote sits between the nave and crossing, whilst cross finials top the entrance gable and chancel.


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Opening Arrangements

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St Donnan's


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