St James the Less, Bishopbriggs

St James the Less, Bishopbriggs

Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
Address: Hilton Road, Bishopbriggs, G64 3EL
Local Authority: East Dunbartonshire

Church Overview

Built in 1980 when the congregation moved from Springburn, this church by Glasgow architects Weddell and Thomson preserves the most striking features of the 1881 Springburn building and contains many items from other Glasgow churches: stained glass by Edward Burne-Jones and Stephen Adam and part of the old high altar of Iona Abbey. Pipe organ by J W Walker & Sons 1964.


Sundays 9.00am Eucharist, 10.30am Eucharist; Thursday 10.30am Eucharist

Opening Arrangements

Open Sundays and Thursdays 10.00am-12.00 noon, or by arrangement

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St James the Less, Bishopbriggs


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