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Latitude: 56.5631 / 56°33'47"N
Longitude: -2.5914 / 2°35'28"W
OS Eastings: 363753
OS Northings: 741393
OS Grid: NO637413
Mapcode National: GBR VV.NG40
Mapcode Global: WH8S8.598H
Plus Code: 9C8VHC75+6F
Entry Name: Knox's Church, Howard Street, Arbroath
Listing Name: Howard Street Knox's Church Including Boundary Walls and Railings
Listing Date: 9 February 1989
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356442
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21181
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Arbroath West, Letham and Friockheim
Traditional County: Angus
James MacLaren, 1866.
Gothic church on corner site with nave and aisles main gabled
entrance front to Howard Street, angle nearest street corner
carried 2 stages higher as square tower with clock and belfry
(perhaps a spire was intended). T-plan with shallow gabled
transepts, flank buttresses carried upwards through eaves.
Double doorway below pointed arch, moulding continued as string
at cill level, big geometric traceried window over; other
windows mostly lancets. Snecked ashlar, polished dressings,
blocked eaves, slate roofs.
Galleried interior, 1895 organ by Peter Conacher & Co
transferred from Brechin West Free Church in 1948.
Iron-railed boundary wall stepped to slope.
Ecclesiastical building in use as such.
Bell dated 1806 originally the 8 o'clock bell in the old
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