St Ninian's Church, Tynet

St Ninian's Church, Tynet

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Mill of Tynet, AB56 5HH
Local Authority: Moray
Listing: B


Church Overview

The oldest post-Reformation Catholic church still in use in Scotland. At the request of the Duke of Gordon 1755, built to resemble a sheep-cot in days when it was still an offence to celebrate Mass. Renovated 1957, Ian Lindsay, architect, the long low whitewashed building is still ‘a church in disguise’.


Sunday: 6.30pm

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


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St Ninian's Church, Tynet


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