Whittingehame Parish Kirk

Whittingehame Parish Kirk

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Whittingehame, EH41 4QA
Local Authority: East Lothian
Listing: B

Church Overview

Spiky battlemented Gothic T-plan church built 1722, and added to by Barclay and Lamb in 1820 for James Balfour, grandfather of A J Balfour, Prime Minister 1902-05. Eighteenth-century burial enclosure of Buchan Sydserfs of Ruchlaw and good late 17th-century headstones show that there was an earlier church on the site. Closed. Building for sale.



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Whittingehame Parish Kirk


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