Gairloch Free Church

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Free Church of Scotland
OS Reference:
Gairloch, IV21 2BH
Local Authority:

Directions to your Church

A832, 1 mile south of Gairloch

Location of Church

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Church Overview

Stone-built church with a slate roof on a commanding site overlooking Loch Gairloch and the Torridon Mountains. Gothic in style with a nave and short transpets, to a design by Matthews & Lawrie, 1878-1881. The entrance façade is topped with pinnacles and belfry. Simple interior with original fittings and Gothic panelled gallery across east end. Spandrels of roof trusses with cusped decoration.


Sundays: 11.00am and 5.00pm; Gaelic Service; 12.00 noon alternate Sunday

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


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