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Also Known As:
Traprain Parish Church, St Baldred
Church of Scotland
OS Reference:
Preston Road, East Linton, EH40 3DS
Local Authority:
East Lothian

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Church Overview

Dedicated to St Baldred, the church possesses in its former chancel the best fragment of 13th-century church architecture in East Lothian. The tower dates from 1631; the main building from 1770, enlarged 1824, redesigned internally 1892 by James Jerdan and refurbished 2004. Organ by Vincent of Sutherland overhauled in 2004. St Baldred window 1959 and two Second World War Memorial windows by William Wilson. Among the gravestones are those of Andrew Meikle, inventor of the threshing machine, and George Rennie, agriculturalist and brother of John Rennie, the civil engineer.


Sunday: 11.00am


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