MHG42897 - Belfry, Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady and St Finnan, Glenfinnan


A low timber belfry in the churchyard of the Roman Catholic church.

Type and Period (1)

  • BELL TOWER (Built, 19th Century - 1873 AD? to 1875 AD?)

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Architect: E. Welby Pugin. Consecrated 1870

A free-standing low timber belfry under a tiled roof. The bell is dated 1875, and is further inscribed Thomas Sheridan and Co Eagle Foundry Dublin, 1875, and "Benedicite montes et colles marie et flumina Domino". <1>

The belfry was listed with the church at Category B in 1971.

Martin Briscoe has submitted photographs of this site to the Highland HER Flickr group. <2>

The listing description was amended by Historic Scotland in 2012. <3>

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Grid reference Centred NM 90378 80854 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM98SW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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