St Magnus Episcopal, Lerwick

St Magnus Episcopal, Lerwick

Denomination: Scottish Episcopal
Address: Greenfield Place, Lerwick, ZE1 0AQ
Local Authority: Shetland
Listing: B

Church Overview

Designed by Alexander Ellis in Early English style and built 1862-4. Battlemented tower added 1891. Alterations to chancel by Alexander Ross, 1899. Windows by Sir Ninian Comper (moved here from the chapel of the former House of Charity in 1973).


Sunday Sung Eucharist 10.45am, Evening Prayer 6.30pm, Monday to Friday as advertised

Opening Arrangements

Open daily

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St Magnus Episcopal, Lerwick


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