St Francis of Assisi

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A Chapel of Ease built in 1786 which has a wonderful window commemorating the work people who died while the Catcleugh dam was built from 1894-1905.

About this church

A Chapel of Ease built in 1786.

Has a wonderful window commemorating the work people who died while the Catcleugh dam was built from 1894-1905. A small 18th century church which was partly rebuilt in 1884. The south window commemorates those who died during the construction of the Catcleugh Reservoir nearby.

Key Features

  • Captivating architecture
  • Spectacular stained glass
  • Magnificent memorials
  • Glorious furnishings
  • Enchanting atmosphere
  • Fascinating churchyard
  • Wildlife haven
  • Social heritage stories

Visitors information

  • Bus stop within 100m
  • Level access to the main areas
  • On street parking at church
  • Parking within 250m
  • Café within 500m
  • Dog friendly
  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

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