Weisdale Church

Weisdale Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: , Weisdale , ZE2 9LW
Local Authority: Shetland
Listing: B

Church Overview

Built as a Free Church in 1863, allocated to the United Free Church in 1908, finally Church of Scotland in 1929. Symmetrical hall-church with Gothic details and a birdcage bellcote. The original interior survives including a combined pulpit and lectern with fine wood carving. With the support of the Beechgrove Garden television programme, a community garden was created in 2005.


Services for the first four Sundays each month rotate around the three church buildings in the Parish and are at 10.30 a.m. (see local press, Facebook and notices at the churches). 5th Sunday of the month is a charge-wide United service.

Opening Arrangements

Regrettably building now kept locked. Key from Barbara Robinson 01595 830261

Access for partially abled    toilets available

Image Gallery

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Weisdale Church


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