MHG37088 - Farr Parish Church, Bettyhill


An early 20th-century United Free Church.

Type and Period (2)

  • NONCONFORMIST CHURCH (Built, 20th Century - 1909 AD to 1910 AD)
  • PARISH CHURCH (Built, 20th Century - 1909 AD to 1910 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

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User: Admin, Date: Wed 13 Oct 2004

This church, and the adjacent manse, was commissioned by the United Free Church and was probably built to a design by architect Robert J Macbeth. <1>

Elizabeth Beaton describes this as "a plain gabled bilding whose internal fittings were provided by Farr expatriates". <2>

John Gifford describes the building as being "just like a hall except for the front gable's Gothic window and the wooden canopy for a bell above". He describes the adjacent manse as being contemporary. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NC 70794 62213 (15m by 18m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC76SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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