Strathmiglo, Fife

  • Edenshead Church

    Edenshead Church was built in 1823 and was originally a United Secession Church. It is enclosed by a boundary wall on the east end of the village of Gateside, next to the main road.   It united with the Church of Scotland was w...

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  • Fragment of Strathmiglo Cross

    According RCHAMS, the cross was located west of Kirk Wynd in 1605. A fragment of the cross has been incorporated into the base of a sundial, which is inserted into the southern face of the clock tower on High Street.

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  • Gateside Chapel

    No documentary references to the location of this chapel could be found. RCHAMS Canmore database states that a pre-reformation chapel was established at Gateside by the monks of Balmerino.    The village of Gateside was fo...

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  • Site of St. Martin's Church

    The site of St. Martin's church is in the oldest of Strathmiglo's three graveyards,  marked by two yew trees. The boundary wall between the oldest graveyard and that which is immediately behind it appears to contain reused stonework...

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  • Site of Strathmiglo Collegiate Church

    According to the Rev. Dr. James Laird, this church might have been on the site of the old church of St. Martin's (which is visible only as a slight earthwork in the graveyard of the present kirk).    It is probable that St...

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  • Strathmiglo Congregational Chapel

    Chapel referred to in Groome's Gazetteer (the Evangelical Union) and is itemised in McNaughton's inventory of Scottish Congregational churches.

  • Strathmiglo Free Church

    This was the first Free Church in Strathmiglo.   The building is situated on Cash Feus, a residential road which runs at a right angle to Kirk Wynd, where the parish church (site 4661) is situated.     ...

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  • Strathmiglo North (now Strathmiglo Church Hall)

    This former church building, which faces on to the High Street, and is known locally as the Asbestos church, replaced a church built on the feu of Stedmorland (location not confirmed but probably to the north of the village). The congreg...

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  • Strathmiglo Parish Church

    This church was built in 1787 at the top of Kirk Wynd near the edge of the village of Strathmiglo.   It is at the west of the three separate graveyards relating to the present and earlier churches (sites 1499 and 8364).  &...

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  • Strathmiglo South Free Church

    This building is  on Cash Feus, a residential road which runs at a right angle to Kirk Wynd, where the parish church (site  4661) is located.   It is currently used by an engineering firm. It sits is inside a rubble b...

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  • Strathmiglo Stone


    This Pictish stone stands at the entrance to the oldest of the three graveyards adjoining the parish church (site number: 4661).   It dates c. 700 AD and has indistinct symbols of a tuning fork and a deer head. &...

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