The Churches of Britain and Ireland

Bowmore (Islay), Argyll & Bute

Bowmore on Wikipedia.

Baptist Church on Jameson Street. NR 3116 5976. Martin Briscoe. A comment on its Canmore entry says it has been in use "since the early 1800's".

A former Free Church stands on High Street. Streetview saw it in 2009, here and here. Canmore entry. Category C listed, wherein it's dated to 1860. NR 3132 5972.

Kilarrow parish church. Jim Napier tells me that the church was made round so that the devil couldn't hide in a corner! A 2009 Streetview provides another view. Canmore entry. Its Category A listing dates it to 1767-9. NR 3115 5963. Martin Briscoe.

Old Mission Hall (Mission Church of the Good Shepherd). It's now a pizzeria (2021 Streetview), and their website says that the church was Episcopalian, dating from 1903. NR 3118 5988. Martin Briscoe.





04 March 2023

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