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East Kilbride Old Parish Church

Door open days

29 September 2018 (10:00-15:00)

South Lanarkshire

The present B listed building built by James Pollock as completed in 1775, the Scotch Belry Tower by Robert Pollock was added in 1818. Behind the Church is the Kirk yard where notable gravestones include the parents of the famous surgeons William and John Hunter and Rev. James French, minister of the Old Parish Church (1791-1835), who was tutor to the young Walter Scott. The 18th century mausoleum of the Stuarts of Torrance family has recently been restored. 





Key Information

Architect: James Pollock, Robert Pollock, W Pomphrey

Building Date: 1776, 1818, 1862

Guided tours of Church And Graveyard

Music and refreshments 

Where to find us

  • The Village
  • 3-5 Montgomery Street
  • East Kilbride
  • G74 4JS