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Alexandria Parish Church

Door open days

West Dunbartonshire

Built under the Church of Scotland Church Extension Scheme. A large 'Heritage Tapestry' depicts the former church buildings, and a war memorial from the old parish church has been resited in the church grounds. The rear of the sanctuary has been converted into a small chapel, known as the Thistle Chapel, with attractive wood panelling with Gothic-type arches and thistles worked by church members. Stained Glass; handcrafted banners and hand embroidered kneeling cushions; various examples of gold-thread embroidery.


Key Information

Building Date: 1964

There will be a heritage exhibition of church memorabilia and and items of local interest such as the Torpedo Factory, Tobias Smollett, United-Turkey Red and Susanna Kilpatrick Chalmers.� There will also be a craft stall and tea bar.

Where to find us

  • Lomond Road
  • (5 mins. walk from Balloch Railway Station)
  • Balloch
  • G83 8JB