St John the Baptist, Corstorphine, Edinburgh

St John the Baptist, Corstorphine, Edinburgh

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 37 St Ninian’s Road, Edinburgh, EH12 8AL
Local Authority: Edinburgh

Church Overview

The foundation stone for the current church was laid by Archbishop, later Cardinal, Gordon Gray in 1963. The Archbishop was Charles W Gray, FRIBA, FRIAS. A notable feature of the Church is its stained glass window of St John the Baptist by Felix McCulloch.


Wed, Fri 9.30 am Mass, Saturday (vigil) 6pm, Sunday 11.30 am.

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


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St John the Baptist, Corstorphine, Edinburgh


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