St James's Episcopal Church, Penicuik

St James's Episcopal Church, Penicuik

Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
Address: Broomhill Road, Penicuik, EH26 9EE
Local Authority: Midlothian
Listing: B

Church Overview

The original church which now forms the nave was designed by H Seymour of Seymour & Kinross 1882. The chancel, vestries, tower and bell were added by H O Tarbolton 1899. Excellent stained glass, including one light by Shrigley & Hunt of Lancaster and four magnificent lights by C E Kempe. Rood screen designed by Tarbolton and carved by T Good; communion rails also designed by Tarbolton and carved by Scott Morton & Co. Reredos designed and executed by Mrs Meredith-Williams 1921.


Sundays: 8.00am and 10.15am; first Sundays of the month, Choral Evensong 6.30pm

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St James's Episcopal Church, Penicuik


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