St James's Church, Ardbrecknish

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Scottish Episcopal
OS Reference:
Ardbrecknish, Portsonachan, PA33 1BH
Local Authority:
Argyll & Bute

Directions to your Church

On B840, 2 miles from junction with A819 at Cladich

Location of Church

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Church Overview

St James's was built as a private chapel for the Thorpe family in 1892. Charming stone-built nave-and-chancel church with a stone interior with fine series of monuments and excellent windows. Bells rehung 1991. Grass churchyard overlooking Loch Awe.


Sunday: summer 11.00am; winter 3.00pm on 3rd Sunday of the month

Opening Arrangements

Open daylight hours in summer

Linked Churches

Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, Oban


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