Westray Parish Kirk

Westray Parish Kirk

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Kirkbrae, KW17 2DB
Local Authority: Orkney
Listing: C

Church Overview

Oblong barn-like building, built 1846, with part-piended roof of local flagstone slates. Original pulpit with canopy, topped by a dove. Whole building refurbished in 2002/03. Renewable energy (ground-source heat pump and wind turbine) to meet energy needs. Pipe organ by Solway Organs 1967. Westray Parish Kirk is a Fairtrade Church and winner of four Eco-Congregation awards.


Sunday: 11.30am; Evening Services shared with Baptist Kirk

Opening Arrangements

Open daily

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

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Westray Parish Kirk


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