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News from Scotland's Churches Trust

Grants Awarded May 2015

Glasgow Evangelical Church. Fine Italianate Baroque style church by John Honeyman, 1878, A-listed. Roof, masonry and other repairs. £5,000 Mauchline CoS. “Heritors’ Gothic” church with tower of 1829 by William Alexander, C listed. Repairs to roof, masonry...

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Pilgrim Guide to Scotland – 25% off!

"Pilgrim Guide to Scotland" by Donald Smith is available from Scotland's Churches Trust at 25% off. The cover price is £14.99 but you may buy it for £11.25. You may collect the book from the Trust's office on The Mound in Edinburgh (telephone or email...

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Grants Awarded January 2015

St Joseph's RC, Aberdeen. Gothic church with attached hall by E W Pugin, 1856. Roof repairs. £5,000 St Mirin's RC Cathedral, Paisley. Neo-Romanesque in style with an airy arched interior, 1931, by Thomas Baird. Replacement (like-for-like) of main doors....

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Grants Awarded March 2015

St Stephen’s RC, Blairgowrie. B-listed Gothic church with tall, narrow nave and aisles, 1856, by E W Pugin. Roof repairs. £3,000 Arbroath West Kirk. B-listed Gothic church with aisles, porch and tall tower, 1879, by Edward & Robertson. Roof, masonry and...

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Grants Awarded September 2014

St Joseph’s RC, Blantyre. Gothic Revival church of 1905 by Pugin & Pugin, interior embellished 1938. Roof and window repairs. £3,000 Kilsyth Church of God. Relatively unaltered example of A-frame church of the 1960s, by James Thompson & Sons. Window...

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Positif Organist 2014-15

Positif Organist helps participants to develop and broaden their skills and knowledge as church organists. It is for pianists and organists of any denomination who play, or wish to play, the organ in churches and who are seeking to improve their transfer...

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Grants Awarded May 2014

Holy Trinity Episcopal, Elgin. Gothic church on a Greek cross ground-plan to a design by William Robertson, 1826. Window repairs. £2,500 Gorebridge Parish Church. Gothic church of nave, chancel transepts and spire, 1884-5 by Hardy & Wight. Window and...

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Grants Awarded February 2014

Crosshouse Parish Church. Gothic Revival church with tower, 1882 by Bruce & Sturrock, built in red sandstone. Ceiling repairs. Grant for conservation report £1,000; grant for repairs £2,000 Fetteresso Parish Church. Crenellated, castle-style church with...

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Grants Awarded November 2013

Viewfield Parish Church, Striling. Gothic church with steeple on a sloping site, 1860 by F & W Mackison. General repairs. £2,000 Life Church, Edinburgh. Simple classical church adorned with doric columns, 1812. Repairs to roof and rain water goods. £3,000...

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Grants Awarded August 2013

Newhills Parish Church, Bucksburn, Aberdeen. Simple church with large round-headed windows of 1833 by Archibald Simpson. Roof repairs. £3,000 Bothwell Parish Church. Medieval collegiate church 1398 forms the choir; nave and tower 1833 by David Hamilton,...

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