Dumbarton West Kirk

Dumbarton West Kirk

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: West Bridend, Dumbarton, G82 4BP
Local Authority: West Dunbartonshire
Listing: B

Church Overview

Symmetrical, rectangular-plan Gothic church designed by John MacLeod, 1887. The church has a gabled principal elevation with a large rose window.

The interior has galleries with panelled fronts on three sides and a semi-octagonal pulpit with Gothic details with organ pipes set behind. Leaded glass windows by William Meikle & Sons (1900), G Maile studios (1965), and John Blyth (1980).


Sunday 10.00 am or 11.30 am, alternating with Dumbarton Riverside (check website)

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

Image Gallery

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Dumbarton West Kirk


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