Places of Worship in Falkland Parish in Fife Region

  • Chapel Royal, Falkland Palace

    The Chapel Royal is located in the south range of Falkland Palace, which is situated in the centre of Falkland, close to the parish church. It is one of the finest surviving pre-Reformation places of worship in Scotland and is still...

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  • Chapelyard Chapel Site

    There is alleged to have been a chapel near Chapelyards House to the southeast of Falkland. The New Statistical Account of 1845 alleges that this was part of the property of the Order of the Knights Templar. No remains are visible above ...


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  • Crichton Stuart Memorial Chapel, Falkland House

    This small memorial chapel was begun in 1912 by renowned Scottish architect Reginald Fairlie in a Gothic style. It was intended to be used by the Crichton Stuart family who owned Falkland House but was left unfinished ...


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  • Falkland East Church

    This church was opened in 1845 as a Free Church. It is on high ground in the centre of the village, facing west towards the palace and parish church. Historic Scotland's listed building description noted that it was converted into a hall...


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  • Falkland House Chapel

    Falkland House was built between 1838 and 1844 by William Burn for Onesiphorus Tyndall-Bruce. It is a large former mansion set in a designed landscape a short distance west of the village of Falkland. It was built with fin...


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  • Falkland Old Parish Church

    The earliest known church at Falkland was known as Kilgour and was situated north west of the town. It was a possession of the Priory of St. Andrews and was rebuilt in 1431 by the Prior of St. Andrews after the church had been ...


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  • Falkland Parish Church (first)

    There have been three parish churches on the site of the present church in Falkland (site number: 4697). This record refers to the first church to be built here, probably erected in 1595 when Kilgour Parish was renamed Falkland Parish. Thi...


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  • Falkland Parish Church (present)

    This church was built in 1850 on the site of two previous buildings (sites 10552, 10553). The first church was erected in 1595 after Falkland received its royal charter. It was replaced in 1620 but the building was said to be in poor con...


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  • Falkland Parish Church (second)

    There have been three parish churches on the site of the present church in Falkland (site number: 4697). This record refers to the second church to be built here, which was erected in c.1620, replacing the original building on the site (si...


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  • Freuchie Parish Church

    This church was built in 1876 by Robert Baldie to accommodate the growing congregation of Freuchie. It faces north onto the High Street   The church is near the eastern edge of Freuchie and is surrounded by a low coped wall and...


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  • Freuchie United Presbyterian Church

     This church was built in 1868 to replace an earlier building on the High Street (site 10558).   It has now been demolished and modern housin built on the site.   The church was modelled on the mission church in ...


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  • Freuchie United Presbyterian Church (now Lumsden Memorial Hall)

    In 1794 a Secession church was built on the site which is now occupiedby the Lumsden Memorial Hall, on the eastern edge of Freuchie. Eventually the congregation grew too large and a new church was erected on Church Street in 1868 (site numb...


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