St Mary Star of the Sea, Leith

St Mary Star of the Sea, Leith

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 106 Constitution Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6AW
Local Authority: Edinburgh
Listing: B


Church Overview

E W Pugin and Joseph A Hansom’s church of 1854 had no chancel, no north aisle and was orientated to the west. The north aisle was added in 1900 and the chancel in 1912 when the church was turned round and the present west entrance made. Inside, the church has simple pointed arcades and a high braced collar roof. Organ originally by Brindley & Foster 1897.


Mass times: Monday-Friday 12 noon;

Saturday Service 10.00am, Vigil 6.00 pm;

Sunday 10.00 am and 11.30 am.

Opening Arrangements

Open Monday to Friday 11.30am-12.30pm, Saturday 9.30-10.30am, Sunday 9.30am-12.30pm

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

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St Mary Star of the Sea, Leith


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