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Tweedsmuir Parish Church

A Category B Listed Building in Tweedsmuir, Scottish Borders

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.5062 / 55°30'22"N

Longitude: -3.4254 / 3°25'31"W

OS Eastings: 310067

OS Northings: 624530

OS Grid: NT100245

Mapcode National: GBR 44JR.6Z

Mapcode Global: WH6VM.CV2Q

Entry Name: Tweedsmuir Parish Church

Listing Date: 23 February 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349018

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB15424

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Tweedsmuir

County: Scottish Borders

Civil Parish: Tweedsmuir

Unitary Authority Ward: Tweeddale West

Traditional County: Peeblesshire

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Description

Present church erected 1874 on site of earlier structure built in 1643. It is an unusual Normal style design, flat T shape on plan, gabled, and with a squat tower and spire. The surrounding churchyard which occupies the summit of a mound contains some interesting 18th century tombstones.

Statement of Interest

Ecclesiastical building in use as such.

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