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St John's Old Church, St John's Town Of Dalry

A Category B Listed Building in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.1057 / 55°6'20"N

Longitude: -4.1665 / 4°9'59"W

OS Eastings: 261879

OS Northings: 581180

OS Grid: NX618811

Mapcode National: GBR 4W.NF0B

Mapcode Global: WH4TX.ZX3R

Plus Code: 9C7Q4R4M+79

Entry Name: St John's Old Church, St John's Town Of Dalry

Listing Name: Dalry, St John's Old Church

Listing Date: 4 November 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334742

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3623

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalry (Dumf & Galloway)

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

Parish: Dalry (Dumf & Galloway)

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire

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Fragmentary ruins of 16th century church, much restored 1939
and the burial place of the Gordons of Lochinvar.
The present structure is of square plan, part of larger
church. The S gable is complete to wall-head with crowsteps;
most of these date from 1939 restoration. The walling is of
rubble with squared quoins and chamfered or roll-moulded
Large roll-moulded window to S-gable with iron grille (1939).
Above in roll-moulded panel a marriage escutcheon initials IG
MC for James Gordon and Margaret Crichton, the date is now
illegible but said to be 1576.

Statement of Interest

B group with Dalry Parish Church and Churchyard and Vestry.

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