St Margaret's Memorial Church, Dunfermline

St Margaret's Memorial Church, Dunfermline

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: East Port , Dunfermline , KY12 7QF
Local Authority: Fife
Listing: B

Church Overview

A commanding building forming part of the ancient gateway to the town at the East Port. Designed in 1889 by Sir Robert Rowand Anderson in 12th-century Transitional style and completed 1896. Stained glass circular window by John Blyth, stone reredos by Hew Lorimer, wood carving by Steven Foster and historical prints by Jurek Putter. Three new stained glass windows by Douglas Hogg.

Since 2008 the Church has been entrusted with the care of the major relic of St Margaret of Scotland. This is housed in a shrine in the Lady Chapel. Visits are encouraged.


Saturday 5.30pm Vigil Mass; Sunday 9.00am and 11.00am

Open from 9am for 10am Mass each day. Please phone at other times

Guide book available Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf   Disabled WC

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St Margaret's Memorial Church, Dunfermline

St Margaret's Memorial Church


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