Kells Parish Church, New Galloway
Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Kirk Road, New Galloway, DG7 3RS
Local Authority: Dumfries & Galloway
Built in 1822 to a design by William McCandlish. A granite T-plan church with three-stage square tower at the centre of south wall. Interior mainly reconstructed in 1911 following original layout. Galleries on three sides with pulpit on long south wall. Notable churchyard with three ‘Adam and Eve’ stones of 1706-7, and a delightful upright for Captain Gordon’s gamekeeper, John Murray.
3rd Sunday in the month at 9.45am. 2nd and 4th Sundays in the month at Dalry. If 5th Sunday then by rotation at another Church in Glenkens.
Open by arrangement
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