Auchterderran, Fife

  • Auchterderran Old Parish Church

    This church is said to have been constructed in 1059; and is the earliest known church on this site, however, it is very likely that people had been using this location for worship for hundreds of years. The church was demolished in 1789...


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  • Auchterderran St. Fothad's Parish Church

    This church is on a low hill, which slopes to the south down towards the Derran Burn, on a corner site between Woodend Road and Balgreggie Road in Auchterderran.    Originally there was a large rectangular medieval church ...


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  • Bowhill Baptist Church

    Site of the now-demolished Bowhill Baptist Church. The area is now residential.


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  • Church of Christ

    This former church is situated on the south side of a residential street and is no longer in use (April 08).  It faces north, with its entrance directly onto the street.

    To the west and south there is a gravelled car park, a...


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  • Cross and Passion Convent

    Located on Station Road in Lochgelly, the Cross and Passion Convent is a large rectangular building set back from the road. Also located on this street almost directly opposite the convent is St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church (site num...


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  • Keir's Brae, Graveyard and Chapel

    This site was excavated in 1993 by the Cardenden Local History group and students from St Andrews University. Today there are no remains of the chapel which was possibly a chapel of ease before being converted to a private chapel. Howeve...

    Pre-excavation photo of site
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  • Lochgelly Baptist Church

    Lochgelly Baptist church which sits back from the road is a low, modern, harled building with attached hall. It has two porches, one at the south west and the other at the north west corner. The building is enclosed within a walled precinct...


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  • Salvation Army

    This rectangular Salvation Army building is located on a corner site between Auchterderran Road and Whyte Street. Constructed some time in the mid twentieth century, this building has a sandstone frontage (northern elevation) and the oth...


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  • St. Andrew's Parish Church

    St. Andrews Parish Church which was constructed in 1854-55 sits back from the road within a walled precinct, which also contains a hall at the east end. Originally rectangular in shape, broad north and south aisles were added by architec...


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  • St. Finnian's

    St. Finnian's Church is set on an elevated position above the road, set within its own precinct and with a tarmac area to the rear (north). It is a drydashed building which has cement dressings and a slate roof. The church was constructed ...


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  • St. Fothad's Parish Church

    This church which was located on Carden avenue was originally called The Mission Church, was then renamed St. Fothad's Parish Church after Saint Fothad. Constructed in 1909-10 under plans by architect William Constable, it had to be demo...


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  • St. Ninian's Church

    This 1932 Roman Catholic Church is by architect Reginald Francis Joseph Fairlie. Located back from the road in a residential area, the church sits within its own walled precinct and the presbytery is also located here. The building is re...


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  • St. Patrick's

    St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church is set well back from the road within a large walled precinct which also contains a presbytery and a hall, the area that surrounds these buildings is covered in either tarmac or grass. The rectangular ...


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  • St. Patrick's (1877)

    St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church in Lochgelly was constructed in 1877. St. Patrick's Primary School which was constructed in 1909 was located to the south of the church. The present St. Patrick's Church in Lochgelly (site no: 6683), l...


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  • St. Serf's Lochgelly

    Originally Lochgelly Free Church, this building which was constructed in 1857-58 sits within a walled precinct in an elevated position by a road. The precinct contains the church, a hall and also the manse. The rectangular church is cons...


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