Westruther Parish Church

Westruther Parish Church

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: Westruther, TD3 6NE
Local Authority: Scottish Borders
Listing: C


Church Overview

The present church, 1840 by John Smith, was built alongside the earlier church, 1649, now a ruin. A plain box of whin with sandstone rubble walls. A carved wooden font of 1908 incorporates a stone font from Bassendean Chapel and the pewter bowl from the old church. Arts & Crafts stained glass windows of 1896 and 1900 and a modern window of 1966.


11.30 am on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement

Access for partially abled     Disabled WC refreshments

Image Gallery

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Westruther Parish Church


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