St Francis Xavier, Waterside

St Francis Xavier, Waterside

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Dalmellington Road, Waterside, KA6 7JF
Local Authority: East Ayrshire

Church Overview

Brick-built church with red sandstone dressings. The church was opened 1895 to cater for the workers of Waterside ironworks. At its peak, the ironworks was one of the largest in Ayrshire and is now being developed as an interpretative centre for the industrial heritage of Ayrshire.


Saturday Vigil 5.00pm, Wednesday 10.00am

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

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St Francis Xavier, Waterside


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