Thornhill Parish Church

Thornhill Parish Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Manse Road, Thornhill, DG3 5ER
Local Authority: Dumfries & Galloway
Listing: B

Church Overview

Gothic church with round-headed windows, 1841, designed by William Burn. Simple rectangular-plan with a 4-stage square tower toppped with a corbelled open parapet.  The low vestry at the north-east angle was added by James Barbour, 1904.

The interior has a horseshoe gallery with panelled front on cast-iron columns. Leaded windows in east gable, including one by Ballantine and Gardner.  Romanesque font of 1887.


Sunday: 11.30 am

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf   Disabled WC

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Thornhill Parish Church


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